Fri 26 May, Jacqueline du Pré Music Building, St Hilda's College
New student collaborations (St Anne’s, St Hilda’s and the Ruskin School of Art)
Fun family-friendly concerts
Performing the works of Haydn, Beethoven and Mendelssohn
The Festival’s participants take to the stage with fresh guidance from the world’s most esteemed pianists echoing in their ears. Be sure not to miss t...
Recital of Russian contemporary pieces plus works by Shostakovich PRE-CONCERT TALK at 6:45pm
Sorabji’s 4-hour masterpiece performed in 3 parts. PRE-CONCERT TALK at 2:30pm
Debussy Cello Sonata plus works by Honegger, Caplet and Ravel PRE-CONCERT TALK at 6:45pm
JdP Concert Series – Twentieth century French music performed by Simon Wallfisch and Edward Rushton
Arthur Honegger - Trois poèmes de Paul Fort; Six poèmes de Guillaume Apollinaire
André Caplet - Three Songs; Trois fables de Jean de la Fontaine
Claude Debussy - Four Songs; Sonata for cello and piano
MaurIce Ravel - Don Quichotte à Dulcinée
For this unique recital of French music from the first half of the twentieth century Simon Wallfisch is joined by the outstanding pianist and composer Edward Rushton. A varied and mellifluous selection of songs by Honegger, Caplet, Debussy and Ravel is complemented by Simon’s performance of the Debussy Cello Sonata.
Running Time: 1:30