The Piano in Paris

Music (historical)

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  • Accessibility: May not apply to all performances. You'll find more information about accessibile performances and how to book tickets in the accessibility tab below.
  • Babes in arms policy: Babies are not allowed in the venue
  • Policy applies to: Children under 2 years
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Description

The 19th century was a time of seismic developments for the piano, and Paris was at the epicentre of these as many virtuosi made it their home. With this in mind, critically acclaimed pianist Andrew Wright returns to the Fringe, taking an affectionate look through the history of the piano in mid-19th century Paris – from the flair and extravagance of Liszt and his rivals to the eccentricity of Alkan. The recital also includes a collection of preludes by the pianist and considers the significance of improvisation in this bygone era.

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  • Accessible entry: There is a permanent ramp from the street to the door on a very easy gradient and after that everything including the disabled toilet can be accessed via level access.
  • Wheelchair access type: Permanent Ramp, Level Access

  • Stairs: 2 - 5
    Number of stairs is provided as guidance and is not in addition to any wheelchair access type (lift/ramp etc) stated above.

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