Beethoven and the Romantics

Thursday Feb 20th 2020 • 7:30 pm | The Large Room • City Hall

    Michael McHale piano
Michael McHale plays 200 years of piano music for Waterford Music

Pianist Michael McHale ( has put together a beautiful programme especially for Waterford Music to celebrate the sestercentennial anniversary of the birth of the great Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827). He will play two of Beethoven’s best known piano sonatas together with music by later Romantic composers, and two short traditional pieces that he himself has arranged and recorded.

Presented & Supported by

Wat3erford Music Club



    Sonata in C# minor op.27 no.2 ‘Moonlight’


    Waltz, Mazurka and Ballade


    Sonata in F minor op.57 ‘Appassionata’

    John Field

    Nocturne No.10 in E minor

    Traditional (arr. McHale)

    My Lagan Love and Cailín Ó Cois tSuire Mé 

    Franz Liszt

    Rigoletto: paraphrase de concert