Sunday 18 February

The Old Swan Hotel | Harrogate | 11am

Please note this event has now taken place.

Internationally acclaimed Scottish pianist Steven Osborne is a musician of immense depth and intelligence who has been awarded The Royal Philharmonic Society Instrumentalist of the Year in 2013 as well as two Gramophone Awards. A regular guest with British orchestras including the BBC Symphony and London Philharmonic Orchestras, to name but a few, Osborne has also appeared as soloist with orchestras including the Hallé, Oslo Philharmonic and as Artist in Residence with the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. In 2017, Steven made his 14th appearance at the BBC Proms and last season saw the release of his 25th CD recording with Hyperion.

Prokofiev Sarcasms, Op. 17
Ravel Miroirs
Debussy Images, Book 2
Prokofiev Piano Sonata No. 8 in B flat major, Op. 84

“Some pianists gild everything they touch with their own personality; some are like chameleons, finding a new colour for each composer. Last night the wonderful Scottish pianist Steven Osborne did both, which lent the whole evening a miraculous air…every note seemed to vibrate with intelligence” – The Daily Telegraph


Harrogate International Festivals aims to encourage young people to engage with the arts through our ‘Library of Live’ programme. A limited number of FREE tickets for under 18’s are available for each Sunday Series concert. Please contact the festival office for more details.