Centenary of Yehudi Menuhin: Mozart

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In a series of three concerts we mark the Centenary of the birth of Yehudi Menuhin, the founding Artistic Director of the Festival, with three of the world’s greatest violinists. Tonight Tasmin Little is joined by the English Chamber Orchestra who have played at the Festival throughout its history. Tasmin studied at the Yehudi Menuhin School.

 


Performers:

Tasmin Little with the English Chamber Orchestra
Howard Shelley Conductor

 

Programme:

Mendelssohn Intermezzo, Nocturne and Scherzo from A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Op. 61
Mozart Violin Concerto No. 4 in D major, K. 218
Fauré Pavane, Op. 50
Mendelssohn Symphony No. 4 in A major, Op. 90: Italian

Duration: 2 hours

Additional Info: Champagne is available in the interval for a charge of £10 per glass but this must be purchased in advance with your ticket.

Dress: Black Tie

Oliver Urquhart Irvine, Royal Librarian, will precede this concert with a free talk on the relationship of Shakespeare and the Monarchy over the past 400 years at 6.30pm