Pianist prepares classical concert

Italian pianist Alessandro Taverna will be playing in Morpeth.

The internationally-acclaimed musician will perform for Morpeth Music Society next week.

The programme will include the Eroica variations by Beethoven and romantic pieces by Scriabin, Chopin, Rachmaninov and Liszt.

The concert takes place at Morpeth Methodist Church in Howard Terrace on Thursday, April 16, at 7.30pm. Tickets cost £14, free for 18s and under, available on the door or on 01670 513369.