Natasha Loges is Head of Postgraduate Programmes at the Royal College of Music. Her publications include Brahms and his Poets (2017) and Brahms in the Home and the Concert Hall (with Katy Hamilton, 2014), with Musical Salon Culture in the Long Nineteenth Century (with Anja Bunzel) and German Song Onstage (with Laura Tunbridge) due to be published this year. As a pianist, Loges has performed at venues including the Holywell Music Room and St John's Smith Square. She broadcasts on BBC Radio 3 programmes Record Review and Building a Library, and writes reviews for BBC Music Magazine.
David Wyn Jones is Professor of Music at Cardiff University and has written extensively on music and musical life in the classical period. As well as biographies of Haydn and Mozart in the Musical Lives series, he is author of specialist study The Symphony in Beethoven's Vienna (Cambridge University Press, 2006). In 2013, he was awarded a Leverhulme Major Research Fellowship to prepare a broader account of musical life in the city, Music in Vienna: 1700, 1800, 1900 (Boydell Press, 2016). He has participated in study days and pre-concert events for BBC Proms, Edinburgh International Festival, LSO St Luke's and St John's Smith Square.
This study day complements the London Philharmonic Orchestra’s performances of all of Beethoven’s piano concertos with Javier Perianes on Friday 22 and Saturday 23 February.
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