Donne, Women in Music presents a recital to raise funds in support of the thousands of families affected by the war in Ukraine.
KASHPEROVA 150th ANNIVERSARY
A CONCERT FOR PEACE
A fund-raising concert in aid of UNICEF UKRAINE APPEAL
with music by long-lost composer Leokadiya Kashperova
on her 150th birthday
LEOKADIYA KASHPEROVA (1872 – 1940)
16th May 2022 marks the 150th anniversary of the newly-discovered Romantic composer Leokadiya Kashperova.
Her name had existed solely in a historic footnote as Stravinsky’s piano teacher but the research of Dr. Graham Griffiths has uncovered her role as a significant composer
in her own right.
Pre-concert presentation by Dr. Graham Griffiths
Maria Zachariadou – Cello
Richard Leach – Piano
Gabriella Di Laccio – Soprano
UK première of Kashperova’s Cello Sonata No.2 in E minor.
FULL PROGRAMME DETAILS HERE
ALL PROCEEDS FROM THE CONCERT WILL BE DONATED TO THE UNICEF UKRAINE APPEAL