Music season starts with piano recital

The Border Music and Arts Society season at Mellerstain opens with a piano recital a week today.

By The Newsroom
Thursday, 07 April, 2016, 06:00

Jens Hagen Wegner will play at the Kelso-based venue on Thursday, April 14 , with music by Liszt, Chopin and Dohnanyi.

Wegner took his first piano lessons at the age of seven and later studied at the University of Music in Freiburg, Germany.

He came second in the British Liszt Society’s International Competition.

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Music at Mellerstain continues with six monthly recitals on a Thursday evening, followed by a light supper, which gives a chance to meet the artists.

On Thursday, May 5, Ugne Tiskute (Viola) and Alexandra Vaduva (Piano) will perform.

For more information, contact Isobel Lafferty on 01835 864153.