Pianist Harriet Stubbs performs Bach/Busoni: Chaconne in D minor; Shostakovich: Four Preludes from Opus 34; Prokofiev: Suggestion diabolique, Opus 4, No. 4; Ligeti: Etude No. 5, Arc-En-Ciel; Scriabin: Sonata No. 2 in G-sharp minor; and Chopin: Scherzo No. 2 in B-flat minor, Opus 31.
Harriet began playing piano at the age of three, performing publicly a year later. At the age of five she won a full scholarship to the Guildhall School of Music, studying under the late Professor Emeritus Jimmy Gibb. At the age of seven, she had completed Grade Eight with Distinction and was performing concertos and full-length recitals across the UK. Harriet was voted one of the top three pianists in Britain at the age of thirteen on ITV’s Britain’s Brilliant Prodigies leading to BBC radio and appearing in the movie Harry Potter and The Prisoner of Azkaban.
Harriet now splits her time between New York and London and is about to release her first album with Naxos US.
Harriet is a Yamaha Artist signed in the United States since June 2017.