Toby Hughes

Thu 27 July

Toby Hughes double bass

Ben Powell piano


Paul Hindemith Sonata for double bass and piano

Derek Bourgeois Sonata for double bass and piano

Antonin Dvořák Silent Woods

Franz Schubert Ständchen D 889

Giovanni Bottesini Elegy No 1 in D

Alfred Desenclos Aria et Rondo

Robert Schumann Adagio and Allegro


Toby Hughes is the 2016 winner of the Bromsgrove International Musicians’ Competition, and the first double bassist ever to win the strings section final of the Royal Over-Seas League ARTS competition. In today’s recital he showcases the instrument’s versatility in a wide ranging programme featuring sonatas from Derek Bourgeois and Hindemith alongside pieces by Bottesini, Rachmaninoff, Dvořák and Schubert.



COACH departs 10.30 am; returns approx. 1.10pm; £5
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