Piano recital: Maria Kustas plays Beethoven and Brahms, 1pm Tuesday 15 March 2022

International prize-winning pianist Maria Kustas makes a welcome return to the Moot Hall to give a recital of Beethoven and Brahms in aid of the Friends of the Moot Hall Organ and the Mayor’s Charities.

1pm, Tuesday 15 March; admission free with retiring collection.

Programme

Piano Sonata No. 18 in E Flat Major, Opus 31, No. 3L. van Beethoven (1770-1827)

Piano Sonata No. 2 in F Sharp Minor, Opus No. 2J. Brahms (1833-1897)

Prizewinner of national and international competitions, including the Piano Campus, Delia Steinberg and Tunbridge Wells international piano competitions in France, Spain and the UK respectively, pianist Maria Kustas studied at the Royal College of Music in London, graduating with a Batchelor of Music degree followed by a Master of Music in Performance degree.

In addition to her main vocation as a soloist, Maria is a member and co-founder of the award-winning Chloe Piano Trio, which won 3rd Prize at the Birmingham Intercollegiate Piano Trio Competition in 2017, shortly after its formation.