Stephen Hough “on the road again”
We’re excited: Stephen Hough lands in Australia at the end of the week! It’s certainly been a busy time for Stephen, who recently tweeted that he was “On the road again” for six weeks “with 38 pairs of Marks and Spencer underpants in my suitcase.”
Even more impressive than either a six week tour, or the concept of one man owning 38 pairs of underpants, Stephen performed the Grieg piano concerto twice on Saturday in the same concert hall with two different orchestras, following two separate dress rehearsals! Stephen explains the situation in his blog; suffice to say it came about due to the illness of another pianist. While we admire Stephen’s stamina, we hope he has time for a good rest before his trip to Australia!
And while we wait for his tour to begin, here’s a taste of things to come: