Playing the Piano

Whether solo or duet, I love playing the piano in a variety of styles. Scroll down to watch videos of some recent perfomances.

Gary Preston pianist

Beethoven: ‘Hammerklavier’ Sonata Op. 106

Performed at the City Lit in London in November 2019, here is the first movement.

City Lit recital 28 11 19 Hammerklavier first movement

Gershwin: ‘Clap Your Hands’

A transcription that George himself improvised in a recording made in the 1920s, but did not write down. The clip is taken from a recital at the City Lit in November 2011.

Gershwin Clap Yo' Hands

Jackson 5: ‘I Want You Back’

An arrangement I made for piano duet, performed here with my friend and colleague, David Frankel during a duet recital at City Lit in February 2019.

I Want You Back by Jackson 5 (Piano Duet)

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