Adam Heron
Chapel Arts

Adam Heron

This Event Takes Place @ Chapel Arts, Cheltenham (Chapel Arts, Knapp Road (Near St. James Square), Cheltenham. GL50 3QQ)

Born in Hong Kong of Nigerian-Filipino descent, Adam Heron is Irish by adoption. He appeared as a piano finalist on BBC Young Musician 2018 in addition to making his BBC Radio 3 In Tune debut in the same year. He commands a demanding schedule of international engagements, including solo recitals, chamber music, and concerto performances. Adam is a laureate of the Stefano Marizza International Piano Competition in Italy, the International Piano Competition HRH Princess Lalla Meryem in Morocco, and he holds the 2020 Harriet Cohen Bach Prize, endowed by The Worshipful Company of Musicians.

During 2019/2020 he collaborated with The British Council in Egypt for a solo recital at the International Center for Arts in Cairo, immediately prior to embarking on a tour of India, where he also presented a masterclass for the students of the Mehli Mehta Music Foundation in Mumbai. In the same season, he made his debut at Aldeburgh/Snape Maltings, performing the Schubert Trout Quintet with the Chineke! Chamber Ensemble. Adam has received tuition from numerous eminent pianists, including Stephen Hough, Paul Lewis, John Lill, and Imogen Cooper. Generously supported by The Talent Unlimited Foundation, he studies with Christopher Elton at the Royal Academy of Music in London, where he holds the prestigious Hargreaves and Ball scholarship.

PROGRAMME

  1. Schumann (1810 - 1856)
    Kinderszenen (Scenes from Childhood) Op. 15

Geistervariationen (Ghost Variations) WoO 24

  1. S. Bach (1685 - 1750)
    English Suite No. 6 in D minor BWV 811

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