Hindhead Music Centre, Sunday 24th November 2019, 4:00pm
Tony Lamb – clarinet, Mikhail Lezdkan – cello, Amy Muller – piano
Poulenc Clarinet Sonata,
Granados Valsas Poeticos
Works by Glazunov,
Tickets: £15 (half-price for children )
Booking in advance essential. To book, please call 01428 604941 or email us.
Tony Lamb held the position of Principal Clarinet with the orchestra of English National Opera from 1976-2012, and has also appeared as guest principal with most of Britain’s leading orchestras. He has performed and broadcast extensively with the chamber ensemble Capricorn, making several recordings. Tony is a visiting coach and examiner at several colleges of music, and is a member of the Park Lane Group’s Artistic Committee.
Mikhail Lezdkan studied at the Leningrad Conservatoire and while still a student won second prize in the Belgrade International Cello Competition. Among many prestigious engagements, he was a member of the noted chamber ensemble Soloists of St Petersburg. Mikhail later moved to France where he was engaged as Principal Cello of the Lyon Opera Orchestra. He has toured the world with the violinist Vanessa Mae, and performed as a soloist with various Russian orchestras, the Berlin Radio Orchestra and the Belgrade Radio Orchestra. His recent performances in the UK have drawn capacity audiences at various venues, including Winchester and Chichester Cathedrals, the Garrick Club and All Saints Hove.
Amy Muller was born in Colorado, USA, and holds a Bachelors Degree in Piano Performance. She studied piano in the US with Peter Amstutz, in Stockholm with Elisabeth von Waldstein, and accompanying in London with Robert Tear and Martin Isepp. As a freelance accompanist she has given concerts in the US, Sweden, Norway and the UK with singers and instrumentalists, as well as acting as rehearsal pianist for various opera groups, choirs, and ballet classes. In Norway she was co-founder of the Kantorissimo chamber music series on Nesodden peninsula, near Oslo. She teaches piano at Hindhead Music Centre and also serves as accompanist there.