NEWS

1717 April, 2019

LEON PERFORMS AT BBC PROMS 2019

Leon will make his sixth appearance at the BBC Proms on 31st August, performing John Ireland’s Piano Concerto with BBC Concert Orchestra/Bramwell Tovey in a special tribute concert to Sir Henry Wood. The concert will be recorded and broadcast on BBC4 TV on 1st September. Book tickets here!

1515 March, 2019

5 STAR REVIEW FOR SCHUBERT

Leon has received a terrific 5 star review in France’s Classica Magazine for his Schubert disc on SOMM: ‘Leon McCawley seduces the listener by a spontaneous performance devoid of any sense of narcissism. Here is an album communicated with such tenderness, naturalness and sincerity’. For the full review and all the latest reviews of Leon’s Schubert disc click here.

 

1818 November, 2018

HAYDN SONATAS RECORDING: PART 2!

Leon was back in the recording studio this weekend recording his second volume of Haydn Piano Sonatas for SOMM Recordings at Turner Sims Concert Hall, Southampton. The disc is planned for an autumn 2019 release. Leon’s first Haydn album for SOMM was awarded a Diapason d’Or back in 2017.