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World’s biggest Beethoven bust is a massive hit

World’s biggest Beethoven bust is a massive hit

A giant bust of Beethoven is wowing visitors to an arts centre – and heading for the record books. The huge pȃpier-maché and timber sculpture at Galeri in Caernarfon is believed to be the world’s biggest version of the stellar composer’s head. The massive model, 5ft...

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Piano virtuoso Llŷr Williams headlines at festival

Piano virtuoso Llŷr Williams headlines at festival

World renowned pianist Llyr Williams will headline a virtual concert at a top festival. The Wrexham-born maestro will perform works by Beethoven, Chopin and Schubert on a stunning new Steinway piano for the Wales International Piano Festival. It will be the first time...

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Success of our virtual “Piano Day”

Success of our virtual “Piano Day”

After our highly successful Piano day last year we were determined not to let the current situation with Covid-19 defeat us, so we moved this year’s Piano Day on-line. The response was very encouraging with 65 performances given by pianists of all standard and ages,...

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Covid-19: Festival Postponement

Covid-19: Festival Postponement

Updated on the 14 December 2020: Due to the ongoing situation with the Coronavirus, we have decided that going ahead with the Wales International Piano Festival on the new dates next May is not going to be feasible due to the continuation of restrictions and the...

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Piano Day

Piano Day

We had a very successful Piano Day at Bangor University in mid-November with over 100 performances by pianist of all standard and ages. The esteemed pianists Emyr Roberts, Evgenia Startseva and Gareth Owen gave constructive feed-back to all performers. We had a very...

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