Xenia Pestova, The Forge, London

The pianist Xenia Pestova will give the Irish premiere of Into the Sea of Waking Dreams in Cork, at the CIT Cork School of Music on 15th September as part of the Cork Orchestral Society Series. Ahead of this she will give a London performance at The Forge in London on Tues 6th September.

Described as “outstanding” (Tempo), “stunning” (Wales Arts Review), “ravishing” (Pizzicato) and “remarkably sensuous” (New Zealand Herald), pianist Xenia Pestova’s performances and recordings have earned her a reputation as a leading interpreter of uncompromising repertoire of her generation. Lauded for “dynamic energy and crystalline precision” (RTE Nova), Pestova is featured at major festivals and venues around the world.