07 July 2020
By Ellie Palmer
Our weekly round-up of the best online performances also includes Isata & Sheku Kanneh-Mason, Guy Chambers, Adam Birnbaum and Adem Mehmedović
Sit back, relax, and indulge yourself in this performance of Debussy's “Rêverie”, performed by Lang Lang.
Isata & Sheku Kanneh-Mason
The Kanneh-Mason family have continuously delighted us with regularly live performances over the last 3 months, most of which have been spearheaded by cellist Sheku. For this live-stream, Sheku was joined by sister Isata, and together they performed the First Movement from Samuel Barber's Sonata for Cello and Piano.
Isata appeared on the cover of issue 110 of Pianist.
As part of the Royal Albert Hall's #RoyalAlbertHome series, Guy Chambers – one of the music industry's most successful songwriters – was invited to perform live from his home in London.
He delighted his online audience with a performance including songs he had written for Robbie Williams.
Enjoy American jazz pianist and Steinway Artist Adam Birnbaum perform the jazz standard “There is No Greater Love” at New York City’s Steinway Hall. The title comes from the New Testament: "Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends" (John 15:13).
Enjoy this young pianist give a performance of Rachmaninov's Moment musicaux No.1, Andantino in B-flat minor.
Mehmedović has an impressive education in piano performance behind him: He has studied at the Universität Mozarteum (Salzburg), CCAA (Chengdu - China) and the Academy of Arts (Novi Sad).