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GPCS 2020 - Anastasia Kobekina (cello) with Luka Okros (piano)

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BBC Radio 3 New Generation Artists come and play in the beautiful surroundings of Glynde Place, East Sussex.

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Glynde Place Concert Series 2020

The Glynde Place Concert Series features musicians from the BBC Radio 3 New Generation Artists scheme. These young artists are at the start of their national and international music careers and are invited by BBC Radio 3 to be part of the scheme for two years.

The New Generation Artists perform all over the world in festivals and concert halls. However, for three evenings in the early summer, a few of them can be seen here in the intimate surroundings of Glynde Place.

Come early with a picnic and enjoy the garden and parkland of Glynde Place. The three concerts in the series take place in the panelled Gallery.

An Evening Concert with Anastasia Kobekina (cello) & Luka Okros (piano)

Anastasia Kobekina

Born into a family of musicians, Anastasia received her first cello lessons at the age of four at her home in Yekaterinburg, the capital of the Ural part of Russia. Following the completion of her studies at the Central Music school in Moscow she was invited to study at the famous Kronberg Academy in Germany and continued her studies at the University of Arts in. She is currently a student at the Conservatoire of Paris and at the Frankfurter Hochschule for baroque violoncello. In 2015 Anastasia won the prestigious TONALi Competition in Hamburg.

One of the most promising talents of her generation, Anastasia Kobekina debuted with an orchestra at the age of six. Since that time she has had the opportunity to perform with many renowned orchestras, such as Moscow Virtuosi, Kremerata Baltica, the Vienna Symphony Orchestra, the Konzerthaus Orchestra Berlin, the Mariinsky Theatre Orchestra, and many others - under guidance of Krzysztov Penderecki, Heinrich Schiff, Vladimir Spivakov and Valery Gergiev.

In 2018 she became a “BBC Radio 3 New Generation Artist“and was also awarded the Prix Thierry Scherz and the Prix André Hoffmann at the Swiss Winter Music Festival “Sommets musicaux de Gstaad”, a reward that comprised a recording with orchestra for the Swiss recording label Claves (released in April 2019). In June 2019 Anastasia won the Bronze medal at the XVI International Tchaikovsky Competition in St. Petersburg.

One of young cellist’s main dedications and passions is chamber music - she has been participating in many festivals performing with artists, such as Gidon Kremer, Yuri Bashmet, Giovanni Sollima, Denis Matsuev, Fazil Say, Vladimir Spivakov, and Andras Schiff.

Anastasia will be partnered at Glynde Place by the pianist, Luka Okros.


  • J.S. Bach: Cello Suite No. 2 in D minor
  • D. Shostakovich: Sonata for Cello and Piano
  • V. Kobekin: “Romance of Town” for Cello and Piano
  • C. Franck: Sonata for Violin and Piano in A major(transcribed for Cello and Piano)

Glynde Place reserves the right to change the programme. Tickets are non-refundable unless Glynde Place cancels or changes the date of the event.

Ticket Purchase

You can purchase tickets online from this page by clicking on the ticket button at the top of the page. However if you would like to pay by cheque or cash, see below.

If you would like to attend all three concerts you can buy a season ticket.

By Cheque: Cheques must be made out to "Glynde Estates" (not Glynde Place) and sent to: Glynde Estates, The Estate Office, Glynde Place, Glynde, East Sussex, BN8 6SX.

Please make sure you tell us what tickets you are purchasing and your names. If you want confirmation of purchase please provide us with your email or telephone number. Tickets will be at the door and not posted out.

By Cash / In Person: Please come to the Estate office during opening hours (M-F 9-5pm).


The concert will start at 7pm sharp and finish around 8.45 - 9pm, with an interval part way through. The doors open at 6.30pm. The grounds and gardens are open from 5pm as will be the bar.

Please be here early to ensure that the performance can start on time.


If you are wondering what to do before the concert you would be most welcome to come and have a picnic in the garden and enjoy the views across the park towards the Weald and Downs.

The grounds and garden will be open from 5pm. The bar will be open too if you would like to purchase anything to drink.

Please note that there is no wet weather cover, other than trees, and not much seating either.


What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

By Train: You can travel directly to Glynde on Southern Railway from Brighton, Lewes and Eastbourne. Failing that, train to Lewes and then a short taxi ride to Glynde (or wait for the Glynde connection).

By Car: If coming via the A27 drive through the village, past the church and on past the main entrance to Glynde Place and then turn right through the park entrance. If coming via Glyndebourne turn left into the park entrance.

By Foot: You can also walk over Mount Caburn from Lewes. It will take about 1.5 hours and bring you down by the main entrance.

Do you have wheel chair access?

Access to the house is not easy for wheel chair users. The main entrance is up four sets of stairs that are not ramped or handrailed. The concerts are held in the Gallery on the first floor which is only accessible by a wide staircase.

Please contact the office if you require more information and assistance in this matter.

Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Call the office on 01273 858224 or info@glynde.co.uk.

Is my registration/ticket transferrable?

All tickets may be transferred but please notify the office (01273 858224 or info@glynde.co.uk).

Is my ticket refundable?

We do not refund tickets (unless we have had to cancel a concert). However you may pass onto another person for their use. See above for details.

Can I bring my dog?

Assistance dogs are welcome but otherwise dogs are not allowed into the garden for this event.

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