Wimbledon International Music Festival 2019


Thu 21 Nov 7.30pm

St. John’s Church SW19 4NZ

Louis Lortie & Hélène Mercier

Louis Lortie & Hélène Mercier

£32/ £24/ £18


‘Lortie and Mercier created a vivid atmosphere with rhythmic acuity and subtle coloring.’

Washington Post

Rachmaninov : Suite no.1, op.5 (Fantaisie-Tableaux) for 2 pianos
Arensky: Suite no.1 op.15, for 2 pianos
Debussy: La Mer
Rachmaninov: Symphonic Dances op.45, for 2 pianos

One of the world’s most outstanding pianists, Louis Lortie is joined by fellow French-Canadian pianist Hélène Mercier. As piano partners they have been performing together since their student days, and have developed a remarkable sensitivity to the four-hand and two-piano literature.

WIMF 2019