"… playing with an aplomb and rapport, a definition and vitality, an insight and ardour that many cellists better known and more experienced would do well to honour."
Joy is delighted to have been awarded the post of Composer in Residence at Cambridge University Music Society for the 2016-17 season. …
Joy Lisney is one of the most exciting young string players to emerge in recent years. Her early promise was highlighted by Carlton Television when they chose her, at the age of six, as a possible high achiever of the twenty-first century.
She has since fulfilled expectations with a distinguished international career, launched by a debut series of two concerts at the Amsterdam Concertgebouw in 2012.
In autumn 2014 the Arditti Quartet gave the premiere of her most recent work, Apparitions - click here to listen.
In 2012 she recorded of a disc of Chopin, Vriend and Lutoslawski at the Leipzig Gewandhaus - listen to sample tracks >.
Joy plays on a Seraphin violoncello generously lent by Beare Violins and is supported by the Hattori Foundation.
Read Joy's full biography >.
Solo Recital for the Park Lane Group - 7:30pm
Gyorgy Ligeti - Sonata for Solo Cello
George Crumb - Sonata for Solo Cello
Jan Vriend - Symphonic Dances (WORLD PREMIERE)
Joy Lisney - ScordaturA (WORLD PREMIERE)
Tickets available here
Brahms Double Concerto
with Emma Lisney - violin
and the St. Peter's Chamber Orchestra, conducted by John Warner
Thread of the Infinite [WORLD PREMIERE]
performed by Cambridge University Chamber Orchestra, directed by Thomas Gould