Thursday 24 November 2016

7.45 pm
in the Middleton Hall, University of Hull

photo of artist

photo: Benjamin Ealovega

Mishka Rushdie Momen piano

Mozart Fantasy in C minor K 475
Schumann Novellette in D major op 21 no 2
Waldszenen op 82
Janáček Sonata I.X.1905
Beethoven Sonata no 28 in A major op 101

Pianist Mishka Rushdie Momen has given solo recitals at major venues such as the Barbican Hall, the Bridgewater Hall and St. David’s Hall, Cardiff. Her competition success includes awards from the Dudley International Piano Competition, Cologne International Piano Competition, and Dublin International Piano Competition. She was also awarded the Prix Maurice Ravel at the 2013 Académie Ravel in St. Jean-de-Luz, France, and at the age of 13 she won 1st Prize in the Leschetizky Concerto Competition, New York.

Mishka has given solo recitals at the Barbican Hall, the Bridgewater Hall, The Venue, Leeds, St. David’s Hall, Cardiff. Her concert experience includes most major London venues including the QEH, RFH, Purcell Room, Wigmore Hall, and abroad in New York, France, Germany, Prague, and Mumbai.

Mishka is grateful for support from the Martin Musical Scholarship Fund and the Countess of Munster Trust.  

Hull Chamber Music’s Annual General Meeting will take place before this concert, at 6.30pm. All are warmly welcome.

“…She has the rare ability to communicate the essential meaning of whatever she plays.”
Richard Goode

"Mishka Rushdie Momen – a really compelling talent…"
Imogen Cooper