Great Orchestral Classics - Sunday 3 October 2021 3pm

After an enforced break of 18 months due to the pandemic closures and lock downs we are delighted to be able to welcome you back to this very special season.RTWSO’s Centenary Season opens with some terrific classics from three greatcomposers. A real highlight of this opening concert is the mighty 2nd Piano Concertoby Brahms. Internationally renowned pianist Freddy Kempf, a regular guest with the orchestra for many years, returns to Tunbridge Wells as soloist in this brilliant ‘tour de force’.

Freddy Kempf (Piano)

Freddy Kempf is one of today’s most successful pianists performing to sell-out audiences all over the world. Exceptionally gifted with an unusually broad repertoire, Freddy has built a unique reputation as an explosive and physical performer who is not afraid to take risks as well as a serious, sensitive and profoundly musical artist.

Freddy has collaborated with conductors such as Dutoit, Petrenko, Davis, Sinaisky, Chailly, Tortelier, Sawallisch, Buribayev and Simonov, and has worked with some of the world’s most prestigious musical institutions including the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic, BBC Scottish Symphony, Philharmonia Orchestra, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra, La Scala Philharmonic, San Francisco Symphony, Philadelphia Orchestra and Dresden Philharmonic.