John Paul Ekins

23rd March 2018 at 20:00
The event will be held in Plaza Centre, Southchurch Road, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 2PT, and is £10.00 per person or £8 for members to attend.

In great demand as a recitalist, concerto soloist and chamber musician, John Paul Ekins has given performances throughout the UK and Northern Ireland, and across Europe.

He has broadcast on the BBC, on Romanian national television and radio, and on Polish television. He began his studies Royal College of Music Junior Department followed by the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, where he graduated with distinction in 2011, having won several major competitions. He made his debut at The Royal Albert Hall performing Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue with the Southbank Sinfonia. He has also performed concertos by Mozart, Beethoven, Schumann, Grieg, Rachmaninoff, Shostakovich and Gershwin with orchestras throughout the UK. John Paul has been particularly honoured to be presented to Her Majesty The Queen and His Royal Highness The Prince Philip at a Reception for Young Performers at Buckingham Palace.

Performanc programme includes: 

Pictures at an Exhibition Mussorgsky
And works by Beethoven & Chopin

The Plaza Centre offers a splendid concert atmosphere, and is popular with performers and audience alike. Refreshments are available and there’s also ample parking. There is accommodation and access for visitors with disabilities.

To book your tickets for this event please call 01702 215 001 Monday to Friday 08:45 - 17:15 or book online via our Concert Series pages.