Anthony Halliday, piano
Beethoven: Sonata No.23 in F minor, 'Appassionata'
Liszt: Funérailles Harmonies du soir
Chopin: Nocturne in B flat minor
Saint-Saëns: Toccata Carvalho: Toccata
Anthony Halliday has given numerous piano and organ recitals and concerto performances throughout Europe and Australasia.The eminent conductor Walter Süsskind, hailed his concerto playing as 'magnificent'. Anthony Halliday has wide musical interests and frequently features new works. Several compositions have also been commissioned from Anthony Halliday and hese include large scale Masses and motets for soloist, choir and orchestra. He has received many awards and prizes and he won First Prize playing Bartók's Second Piano Concerto in the ABC Commonwealth Concerto Competition.
Beethoven: Sonata No.23 in F minor, Op.57 "Appassionata"
1 I Allegro assai - Piú allegro 11'02
2 II Andante con moto: Variations 1 - 3 7'32
3 III Allegro non troppo - Presto 9'24
4 Liszt: Funérailles 14'33
5 Chopin: Nocturne in B flat minor, Op.9 No.1 8'26
6 Liszt: Harmonies du soir 13'47
João de Sousa Carvalho: Toccata in G minor
7 Allegro 4'52
8 Andante 3'13
9 Saint-Saëns: Toccata, Op.111 5'40