Jansson to feature as Fleischmann orchestra to open season at City Hall
Cork Fleischmann Symphony Orchestra, under conductor Keith Pascoe and leader Nuala Ní Chanainn, will give its opening performance of the season at the City Hall this coming Saturday.
The programme will feature RimskyKorsakov’s Scheherazade, Sam Perkin’s Timpano and young soloist Kevin Jansson in a performance of Beethovans 3rd piano concerto.
Tickets are available on line from corkorchestralsociety.ie and ProMusica.
Kevin, just 17, is emerging as one of the finest musicians of his generation in Ireland.
A student of Mary Beattie at CIT Cork School of Music, he has won numerous awards including first prizes in 2017 at the Val Tidone competition in Italy, the Euregio piano competition in Germany and Feis Ceoil in Dublin.
He makes his Carnegie Hall debut with the New York Concerti Sinfonietta in October.
At the launch of The Cork Fleischmann Symphony Orchestra opening performance of the season, next Saturday, were Nuala Ní Chanainn, leader; Kevin Jansson, soloist; Keith Pascoe, conductor and Elaine McCarthy, cellist.