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Tuesday 16 July - Anna Astesano (harp) - UCH Macmillan Cancer Centre

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Concordia Artists delight patients and staff in the atrium of UCH Macmillan Cancer Centre with a programme of classical and lighter repertoire favourites. 

PROGRAMME

Felix Godefroid - Etude de Concert,

Alphonse Hasselmans - Feuilles d'Automne

F.J.Nadermann - L'oiseau Chantant,

Felix Godefroid - La harpe eolienne

Mickail Glinka - Nocturne

Nancy Gustavson - The magic road

G.F. Handel - Prelude and Toccata

Jacques Ibert - Scherzetto

G.B. Pescetti - Andantino espressivo

Gioacchino Rossini - Sonata

Bernard Andres - Muscade, Vanille, Pistache, Paprika,

Medley of Disney Songs

After her Bachelor and Master studies at the CNSMD in Lyon, Anna Astesano joined the

harp class at Trinity and Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance in the Postgraduate

Advanced Diploma course.

Anna Astesano has been working with the Royal Opera House, the London Philharmonic Orchestra, the Orchestra Sinfonica Nazionale (RAI) in Turin, the Kolobov Novaya Opera Theatre of Moscow, the London Southbank Sinfonia, recording at the Abbey Road Studios and performing in Wigmore Hall and the British Museum between the others.

She has been awarded the "John Marson Prize 2018 for best performer". Since November 2018 she is a Concordia Foundation Artist.