Brenda Lucas Ogdon
FRSM(PfP) ARMCM(PfT,PfP) LRSM(PfP) ATCL(PfP)

Pianist and Teacher

Virtuoso

 

The Story of John Ogdon, by Brenda Lucas Ogdon and Michael Kerr, newly re-published in paperback with good reviews. This moving account tells of the early successes of this musical genius, his severe mental breakdowns and eventual recovery. RRP 9.95, available from WHSmith, Blackwell, Amazon, Word Power... ISBN 9781845492915.

Last recital

 

5th December 2007 at Steinway & Sons, London, in aid of the John Ogdon Foundation and in memory of Ogdon's 70th Anniversary. Works by Bach, Chopin, Webern and John Ogdon.

Reviews

 

a charming and distinguished pianist Times Saturday Magazine

played intelligently and lovingly Christopher Headington, Gramophone 1992

Ogdon and Lucas are an agile, sensitive and integral duo; a case of two and two making one Christopher Wood, BBC Music Magazine 1996

the improvement of my playing, technique and approach is far beyond my expectations an adult student

ISM Member of the Incorporated Society of Musicians.