Apr 27, 2016
from 07:30 PM to 10:00 PM
|Where||7.30pm, West Road Concert Hall|
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Benjamin Grosvenor Directs
Bartók String Quartet No. 2 (2nd movement)
Elena Langer New work (world premiere tour) *
Mozart Piano Concerto No. 27 in B flat, K.595
Benjamin Grosvenor (1), piano/director
Jacqueline Shave, violin/director
In a long list of outstanding young composers and musicians to have worked with Britten Sinfonia, few come with a higher pedigree than pianist Benjamin Grosvenor. Still only 23 years old, he makes his Britten Sinfonia debut, directing from the keyboard Mozart’s last Piano Concerto No. 27 in a concert that also celebrates Britten Sinfonia’s charismatic leader Jacqueline Shave’s first decade with the orchestra.
Pre-concert Event – 6.30pm
The world premiere of three new works by 2015 Cambridge University Composers Workshop winner, Alex Tay. (free to ticket holders)
*This new work has been commissioned by the William Alwyn Foundation.
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