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Young Artists’ Platform: The Yehudi Menuhin School

Young Artists’ Platform: The Yehudi Menuhin School

40 Brunswick Square London WC1N 1AZ
05 Oct 2017
  • Music
Exceptional young musicians from The Yehudi Menuhin School perform a programme including Handel’s violin sonatas

13:00

Free with Museum admission

The Yehudi Menuhin School was founded in 1963 to provide a place for musically-gifted children from around the world to develop their talents, regardless of social or economic background, within a nurturing and stimulating academic environment. Alongside Handel’s violin sonatas, their programme includes other popular works for the violin and piano.

Programme

Pyotr Il’yich Tchaikovsky (1840-1893) – Scherzo, Op. 42 no. 2
Jelena Horvat (violin) & Richard Zhang (piano)

George Frideric Handel (1685-1759) – Violin Sonata in D, HWV371 (Affetuoso / Allegro / Larghetto / Allegro)
Leon Sturdee (violin), Jelena Horvat (violin) & Richard Zhang  (piano)

Maurice Ravel (1875-1937) – Pavane pour une infante défunte (1899)
Katie Morgan (piano)

Handel – Violin Sonata in E, HWV373 (Adagio / Allegro / Largo / Allegro)
Isla Forbes (violin), Ignacy Stefanowicz (violin) & Mika Petrovic (piano)

Joachim Raff (1822-1882) – Cavatina, Op. 85 no. 3
Ignacy Stefanowicz (violin) & Mika Petrovic (piano)

Handel – Violin Sonata in A, HWV361 (Andante / Allegro / Adagio / Allegro)
Molly McGregor (violin), Felicia Tsai (violin) & Katie Morgan (piano)