World-famous pianist to perform at DLWP

Imogen Cooper
Imogen Cooper

Recognised worldwide as a pianist of virtuosity and poetic poise, Imogen Cooper will be at the De La Warr Pavilion (DLWP) on Saturday, May 24.

The pianist has established a reputation as one of the finest interpreters of the classical repertoire and during the 2013/14 season she will perform concertos with the London Symphony Orchestra and Mark Elder and with the Cleveland Orchestra and Jane Glover.

Imogen is celebrating the Britten centenary year by performing two of his song cycles with Christianne Stotijn. One of these was featured in a BBC Prom and in Imogen’s second appearance at the Proms this year, she performed a Schubert recital in the Royal Albert Hall; a solo sonata and the Grand Duo with Paul Lewis.

She has a widespread international career and has appeared with the New York Philharmonic, Vienna Philharmonic, Royal Concertgebouw, Leipzig Gewandhaus, London Symphony and NHK Symphony Orchestras. She has also undertaken tours with the Camerata Salzburg, Australian and Orpheus Chamber Orchestras.

Imogen Cooper received a CBE in the Queen’s New Year Honours in 2007 and was the recipient of an award from the Royal Philharmonic Society the following year.

Tickets range from £14 to £24. Doors at the De La Warr open at 7pm with the show starting at 8pm. Ring the Box Office on 01424229111 or visit www.dlwp.com.