Bachtrack logo

Composer: Field, John (1782-1837)

Fact file
Year of birth1782
Year of death1837
NationalityUnknown
June 2018
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
28293031010203
04050607080910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728293001
02030405060708
Evening performance
Matinee performance
Upcoming eventsSee more...

LondonBeethoven Moonlight Sonata by Candlelight

Beethoven Moonlight Sonata by Candlelight
Beethoven, Chopin, Field, Mendelssohn, Mendelssohn-Hensel, Glazunov
Daniel Grimwood, Piano
Latest reviewsSee more...

Autumn sunshine and Gallic flair

Michael Collins © Benjamin Ealovega
Watery September sunshine and an autumnal air hung over Wigmore Hall, appropriate conditions for a recital of late clarinet sonatas.
****1
Read more

Intimacy and Heroism: Marc-Andre Hamelin at Wigmore Hall

Marc-AndrĂ© Hamelin © Fran Kaufman
Canadian pianist Marc-Andre Hamelin combined intimacy, heroism and virtuosity in a concert of music by Field, Schubert, Liszt, Chopin and Yehudi Wyner.
****1
Read more

A blast from the past: Orchestra of the 18th century

Kenneth Montgomery © Marco Borggreve
Finghin Collins and Rosanne van Sandwijk shine as soloists while the Orchestra of the 18th Century was as authoritative as ever under the baton of Kenneth Montgomery. 
****1
Read more

Michael McHale's Irish Piano Tour

© Michael McHale
Resonant Mussorgsky Pictures cap an unusually fresh, imaginatively programmed recital. Is Michael McHale the best Irish pianist since Barry Douglas?
****1
Read more