Wednesday September 18th 7.30 pm
Milos Milivojevic (accordion)
Bach: ‘Ich ruf zu dir, Herr Jesu Christ' BWV 639
Scarlatti: Two Sonatas
Vlasov: Five views on Gulag state
Semenov: Don Rhapsodie no 2 (2nd movt)
The Bukolika piano trio
Roma Tic (violin)
Joanna Gutowska (cello)
Anna Szalucka (piano)
Haydn: Piano trio in C Hob. XV:27,
Schumann: Piano trio no 1 in D minor Op 63
Admission free with retiring collection. No tickets issued beforehand
Serbian born classical accordionist Miloš Milivojevic was first prizewinner at the International Accordion Competitions in Italy (Castelfidardo 1996), Denmark (Diremose Prisen 1996), France (Grand Prix 1997) and Germany (Klingental 1998 & 2000). In 2002 he moved to London and was awarded a full scholarship from the Royal Academy of Music. In 2004 he made his debut at the London's Purcell Room. In 2007 Miloš became the first accordionist ever to win the RAM Club Prize at the Academy open to all instrumentalists and in 2008 won the prestigious Derek Butler London Prize at the Wigmore Hall. In 2009 Miloš was awarded Distinction and Vice Principal's Special Prize at the Royal Academy of Music. He has appeared as a soloist, chamber musician and regular member of the London Tango Quintet, Kosmos Ensemble, AccordDuo and Balkan group Paprika, at many prestigious classical and world music festivals across the UK, Russia, Slovenia, Hungary, Italy, Iceland, Serbia, Montenegro, Spain, the Canary Islands, Malta, Australia and New Zealand.In 2014 Miloš was been elected an Associate of the Royal Academy of Music ARAM for his contribution to the music.
The Bukolika Piano Trio is an ensemble recognized for their intensely expressive music making, personal character of playing and exceptional virtuosity. Established in 2014 trio is particularly interested in discovering and performing chamber works of the 20th and 21st century, especially from their native Poland. The Bukolika Piano Trio has been selected for St John's Smith Square Young Artists Scheme 2017/2018, the Ex-Animo Mentorship Scheme as well as the A.S.S.E.T scheme at The Royal Academy of Music in 2018. In the previous year they were also finalists at St-Marin-in-the-Fields Chamber Music Competition 2017. The Bukolika Trio has performed in many renowned concert halls in Europe and the UK such as Wigmore Hall, St John's Smith Square, St-Martin-in-the-Fields, Great Hall Dartington, St James's Piccadilly Church as well as at important festivals including the Piano Festival and Russian Chamber Music Series at the Royal Academy of Music, Musical Autumn in Krakow (Poland) and Dartington Summer School&Festival. In June 2017 they made their debut on BBC Radio 3.