Parnassius Rachmaninov

We hope you enjoy this new video from ParnassiusSimon Callaghan and Hiroaki Takenouchi. Recorded live at St. John’s Smith Square in 2017, the film features the piano duo’s arrangement for two pianos of the gorgeous Adagio from Rachmaninov’s Symphony no.2 in E minor, Op.27.

Parnassius Piano Duo - Simon Callaghan and Hiroaki Takenouchi

The Parnassius Piano Duo – Simon Callaghan and Hiroaki Takenouchi – make a welcome return to St John’s Smith Square in this celebration of American piano music, played on not one but two grand pianos!

Parnassius Piano Duo

Parnassius Piano Duo – Simon Callaghan and Hiroaki Takenouchi – are delighted give the opening concert in Cheltenham Music Society’s 2017-18 Season in the Pittville Pump Room, which is widely regarded as one of the finest small concert venues in the UK.

The Parnassius Piano Duo – Simon Callaghan and Hiroaki Takenouchi – look forward to entertaining audiences at St John’s Smith Square with a sumptuous programme for a Sunday afternoon which they will perform on two pianos.

The Parnassius Piano Duo – Hiroaki Takenouchi and Simon Callaghan – will be performing at Guiting Music Festival at the end of July. The annual festival brings together music of all genres and Hiro and Simon are very excited to be a part of it again, having been invited to return after their concert in the 2013 festival when they stood in for Joanna MacGregor at short notice.

Parnassius Piano Duo

Simon Callaghan and Hiroaki Takenouchi – the Parnassius Piano Duo – really look forward to their concert at the Pittville Pump Room this evening at 8pm.