Author, Newsreader, Television Presenter and Musical Host on Classic FM (UK), John Suchet joins Yulia Chaplina on the first programme of our new 11-part series, celebrating the life and work of Beethoven.
John Suchet is an expert on Beethoven, and you can hear him every Saturday night between 9pm to 10pm on Classic FM hosting a year-long series about Beethoven’s life, celebrating 250 years since the composer’s birth.
Suchet’s real passion is revealing more about the man behind the music, and he chats to Yulia about his insights on tonight’s programme on the Pianist Platform.
John Suchet has written a book on Beethoven’s life, which is available to purchase here.
Dubbed ‘impressively virtuosic with terrific control and powerful playing’ by The Classical Reviewer, ''...intense and full of energy' by Presto International and ''one to watch" by the International Piano Magazine, host Yulia Chaplina is the winner of 7 international piano competitions. Find out more about Yulia here: www.yuliachaplina.com