Culture Cafe: Philip Higham Music

Culture Cafe: Philip Higham

Aberdeen Performing Arts presents

CULTURE CAFÉ

All events start at 1pm, with meal deal available from 12pm. (Add £4 for the meal deal which includes soup and a sandwich)

Philip Higham | Cello (with Carole Presland | piano)

Philip is one of the first British cellists in generations to have won top prizes at three major international competitions including 2008 Bach Leipzig, 2009 Lutoslawski Competitions, and 2010 Feuermann Competition.

Born in Edinburgh, he studied at the RNCM with Emma Ferrand and Ralph Kirshbaum.  He was selected for representation by YCAT in 2009 and plays a Tecchler cello c.1730.

Debussy         Cello Sonata
Schumann     3 Romances Op.94
Brahms          Cello Sonata No2 in F, Op.99

“Philip Higham is undoubtedly one of the most impressive young British cellists….he has all the qualities of a world-class artist.” The Strad Wigmore Hall June 2012

Following our star studded opening season of lunchtime events, Culture Café is back with four more top quality performers to whet your appetite.  Pop in during your lunch hour, take a break from shopping, or meet some chums for a unique and relaxing hour of classical music and writers’ talks.


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