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Joanna MacGregor - Piano

Joanna MacGregor will perform Rameau's Le rappel des oiseaux and La poule, Couperin's Les fauvétes plaintives, Messiaen's Le merle noir, Janáček's X. The barn owl has not flown away! from On an Overgrown Path on the 11th of November 2019.

Kings Place, 28-Feb-2019 / 20:00

Joanna MacGregor

Wigmore Hall, 12-May-2017 / 19:00

"MacGregor caught most of the delicacy and stillness in Für Alina by Arvo Pärt, a so-called “holy minimalist”, who pioneered this bell-like, tintinnabular style of writing." - J. Allison.

Kings Place, 8-Jan-2015 / 19:30

  • Satie:
    • Gymnopédies Nos 1, 2 and 3 (1888)
    • Pièces froides (1897)
    • Sports et divertissements (1914)
    • Mort de Socrate (Part III from Socrate; 1917-18)
    • Music for Entr'acte (1924; dir. René Clair) (Film screening + live performance)
  • Arvo Pärt:
    • Für Alina (1976)
    • Für Anna Maria (2006)
  • Stravinsky: Sonata for piano (1924)
  • Cage: Cheap Imitation I (1969)
  • Joanna MacGregor
  • Kate Howden - Mezzo-soprano (Socrate)
  • Joseph Havlat - Piano (Entr'acte)
  • Tom Lee & Feargus Brennan - Percussion

Joanna MacGregor was

  • > appointed Professor of the University of London at the Royal Academy of Music in September 2013.
  • > given an OBE in 2012.

Wigmore Hall, 9-May-2014 / 22:00

  • Bach: Goldberg Variations BWV988

She made her BBC Chamber Proms debut on the 9th of September 1996 in a performance of Bach's The Art of Fugue as arranged by Joanna MacGregor, herself, and Madeleine Mitchell and made her BBC Proms debut on the 5th of August 1990 in a performance of Ravel's Piano Concerto for the Left Hand with the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain conducted by Matthias Bamert.