Since having won The Irish Heritage Music Award, following a lauded performance at London’s Wigmore Hall, Adam Heron has established himself as one of today’s leading young pianists. He appeared on BBC Four Television as a Keyboard Category Finalist in BBC Young Musician 2018, which was recorded in The Bradshaw Hall, at the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire. Subsequently he was invited to return to the BBC for a live performance on Radio 3 In Tune, in addition to receiving a recording contract from the celebrated Spanish record label, KNS Classical.
Adam Heron frequently performs as a recitalist, concerto soloist, and chamber musician both in the UK and abroad, and he has recently given masterclasses in England and in The Caribbean. Overseas engagements include an exclusive appearance at the Residence of the British Ambassador in Kiev, Ukraine, a recital tour of his native Hong Kong with the acclaimed cellist Jamie Walton, and further concerts in Ireland, France, Spain, Morocco, and The Cayman Islands. Within the UK, he has performed at venues including Hampton Court Palace and The Royal Albert Hall, and he has been invited to play solo recitals at many high-profile music festivals, such as The Ryedale Festival, The Cheltenham Music Festival, and The Carducci Festival. Moreover, he was invited to return to The Cheltenham Music Festival in 2017 for a special concerto performance with the renowned Chineke! Orchestra, which was founded by Chi-chi Nwanoku OBE. Further recent concerto collaborations include performances alongside David Curtis, Glyn Oxley, and the American conductor Jonathon Heyward.
Mozart – Sonata in F-major K.280
Bach – English Suite No. 2 in A-minor BWV 807
Brahms – Four pieces for Piano Op. 119