Charity Concert for 'Practical Action'
St Faith's Church
Haruko Seki, described by Musical Opinion as ' a pianist with an innate ability to communicate with her audience ' has performed at major UK venues including St John's Smith Square, The South Bank, Wigmore and Fairfield Halls. Internationally she has performed in Europe, America and the Far East.
An Associate of the Royal Academy of Music, Haruko studied with Piers Lane, Kathron Sturrock and Christopher Elton, completing her Master's and graduating with the Academy's highest performance award. The Times referred to her playing as 'Bathed in tonal beauty [which] took one into a world of serene enchantment.'
Schumann - Kinderszenen op 15
Schubert / Liszt - Soirees de Vienne, Valse - Caprice No 6
Liszt - Mephisto Waltz
Debussy - Arabesque, and L'isle Joyeuse
Messiaen - pieces from 'Vingt Regards sur l'Enfante Jesus
Chopin - Scherzo No 2 in Bb minor
Practical Action is an international development charity with a difference. Founded by the radical economist and philosopher Fritz Schumacher, author of Small is Beautiful, the charity knows that the simplest ideas can have a life-changing effect. It works closely with some of the world’s poorest people, using appropriate technology to fight poverty and transform lives for the better.website of Practical Action
The event, Charity Concert for 'Practical Action', will take place at St Faith's Church, and it will feature: The Jacquin Trio