Harpsichord player Mahan Esfahani at Saffron Hall
PUBLISHED: 11:58 19 January 2017 | UPDATED: 11:59 19 January 2017
Award-winning harpsichord player Mahan Esfahani plays at Saffron Hall on February 4.
Born in Tehran in 1984 he studied in America and Prague, was a BBC New Generation Artist from 2008-2010, and in 2014 shortlisted for the Royal Philharmonic Society Instrumentalist of the Year and Gramophone Artist of the Year, firsts for the harpsichord. In 2015 he won the BBC Music Magazine Newcomer of the Year’ award and was nominated for the Gramophone Awards as Best Baroque Instrumental, Best Instrumental, and Artist of the Year.
With Thomas Gould violin and contralto, Claudia Huckle.
7.30pm. Pre-concert talk 6.30pm. Tickets, £10-£25 0845 548 7650, www.saffronhall.com or Tourist Information 01799 524002.