Violin Master - Rachel Podger

Violin Master - Rachel Podger

10th May 2024 19:00 - 21:00 BST
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2024-05-10 19:00:00 2024-05-10 21:00:00 Europe/London Violin Master - Rachel Podger 15 The Liberty, Somerset, Wells, BA5 2ST


Adult admission
£20.00 + £2.00 fee
18 & under free

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Rachel Podger - “the unsurpassed British glory of the baroque violin” (The Times) - has established herself as one of the wortld's leading interpreters of music from the Baroque and Classical periods. She was the first woman to be awarded the prestigious Royal Academy of Music/Kohn Foundation Bach Prize and was Gramophone's Artist of the Year in 2018. Part of a long-awaited visit to Wells in which she combines teaching and performing, Rachel's Cedars Hall debut showcases a unique programme of music by Bach, Tartini and other 18th century masterpieces for solo violin. 

Johann Joseph Vilsmayr: Partia no 6 in A major from Articifiosus Concentus pro Camera (1715)

Noguiera and Klagenfurt manuscripts: A Suite of short movements

J S Bach: Toccata and fugue BWV 565 arr for solo violin in A minor

Nicola Mates: Fantasia Con discretione

Chad Kelly: Phantasia for solo violin

Guiseppe Tartini: Piccole Sonata no.17 D2

Johann Paul von Westhoff: Suite pour le violon seul sans basse continue parue dans Le Mercure Galant de janvier 1683

Traditional Celtic tunes and Playford’s Dancing Master