Winter Concert

Concert Information

March 28, 1981

Winter Concert

Robert Hart Baker, conductor
Christopher Green-Armytagepiano

Copland: An Outdoor Overture
Bartok: Rumanian Folk Dances
Rachmaninoff: Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
Mozart: Overture to "The Magic Flute"
Menotti: Sebastian Suite

Guest Artist

Christopher Green-Armytage

Pianist, teacher and composer Chris Green-Armytage has over 30 years experience as a professional musician. 

He studied piano at the Royal Northern College of Music and the Juilliard School, making his London debut as a pianist on the South Bank at the age of eighteen. While a student he won the Concert Artists' Guild Award in New York and received the Harriet Cohen Memorial Award in London.

Highlights from his performing career as a pianist include solo appearances at Carnegie Hall in New York, The Royal Festival Hall and Barbican Hall in London. He has performed in many major festivals and on BBC Radio 3 and recorded for Hyperion Records.

He now devotes much of his time to teaching and he is also an examiner for the ABRSM.