With the support of the Royal College of Music
The closing concert of the festival takes place on Saturday 30 January at the Royal College of Music at 7:30pm. The programme will include six romances by Medtner: Winter Evening, Op. 13 No. 1, Muse, Op. 29 No. 1, The Waltz, Op. 32 No. 5, Spanish Romance, Op. 36 No. 4, Sleeplessness, Op. 37 No. 1, Elegy, Op. 45 No. 1; two violin and piano pieces (Nachtgesänge, Op. 16 No. 1 and Canzone mit Tanz, Op. 43 No. 1) and two piano sonatas — Op. 25 No. 2, ‘Night Wind’ and Sonate-Idylle, Op. 56.
Performers: Djumash Durusaliev, Eunsley Park (violin); Tamara Bakoch, Victoria Skornyakov (soprano); Lucy Colquhoun, Alexey Demchenko, Varvara Tarasova, Caspar Vos and Veniamin Zhukov (piano)
Tickets: £5. Please book through the RCM web-site.
A Pre-Concert Discussion will take place in the Corelli Room at 6pm. Dr Anastasia Belina-Johnson (Assistant Head of Undergraduate Programmes at the Royal College of Music) will discuss Medtner’s current status in the world of classical music with Professor Hamish Milne and Professor Christoph Flamm. Entry is free.
We look forward to seeing you at the concert and the Pre-Concert Discussion!