The Festival Young Musician Concert


Saturday 25th June, 7:30pm
St Mary’s Church, CM9 5HP 

James Housego, piano

This recital is bookended with Beethoven’s sonatas. In between, the concert travels through the mid-19th century to contemporary composers from Brahms and Shostakovich to Liszt and Liebermann. 


Beethoven Piano Sonata Op 10 No. 2
Brahms Rhapsodies Op. 79
Liszt Harmonies Poetiques et Religieuses III S. 173 No. 7 “Funerailles”


Shostakovich Prelude & Fugue Op. 87 No. 24
Liebermann Nocturne No. 5 Op. 55
Beethoven Piano Sonata Op. 10 No. 3

Performer: James Housego is one of the 2023 Maldon Festival’s Young Musicians for 2023.  While he is one of the younger performers in this year’s event he is a very familiar performer who has long been popular with our audiences, this being his third year performing at the Festival.  He was an organ scholar at St Mary’s in 2018 and has gone on to do a BMus course at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, where he was awarded a generous scholarship.

Sponsored by The Queen Victoria Public House Maldon,