Sunday 26 January 2020 - 2.30pm
Toby Hughes, double bass

Daniel King Smith, piano

Click here for Toby Hughes' website Brahms: Cello Sonata in E minor

Liebermann: Sonata for contrabass

and pieces by Dutilleux, Fauré and Berio

In 2009 at the age of sixteen Toby was invited to study at the combined universities of Lausanne, Fribourg and Sion with Professor Božo Paradžik. In the autumn of 2011 he moved to Berlin, where he studied with Matthew McDonald, principal bass of the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra and in 2018 won the Tunbridge Wells International Young Concert Artists Competition. Toby's recital engagements have included appearances at Wigmore Hall, St-Martin-in-the-Fields, The Edinburgh Festival and the Queen Elizabeth Hall.