Club Gala Concert
John Gough Piano
John Gough, born and bred in Chester, enjoys a busy career as a solo pianist, duo player and accompanist.
He has broadcast live on BBC Radio 3 on many occasions and has given recitals at the Wigmore Hall, Purcell Room and Carnegie Hall. John’s programme will include works by Rachmaninoff, Ravel and Haydn.
John is a Tutor in Piano at Undergraduate and Post Graduate level, as well as a Tutor in Accompaniment at Postgraduate level at the Royal Northern College of Music.
He studied at RNCM on Associated Board Scholarship and was first pianist to graduate with a First Class Honours Degree and the Professional Perfomance Diploma with Distinction in the same year.
He won the John Ireland Centenary Piano Competition and has since broadcast many of his works on BBC Radio. He has considerable experience in solo and chamber music playing and more recently, song recitals.
Concerto appearances with RPO ‘Pops’, RLPO and Northern Chamber Orchestra, and broadcasts on BBC Radios 2, 3 and Classic FM, also S4C and BBC.