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Guildhall String Ensemble performs Arvo Pärt

30.01.2020 - 30.01.2020
Location: Milton Court Concert Hall, London, United Kingdom
Time: 19:00

Arvo Pärt - Cantus in Memoriam Benjamin Britten
Britten - Variations on a Theme of Frank Bridge, Op. 10
Shostakovich - Sonata for violin, percussion and string orchestra, Op. 134

Candida Thompson - director
Guildhall String Ensemble

Guildhall School alumna Candida Thompson, Artistic Director of Amsterdam Sinfonietta, directs the impressive Guildhall String Ensemble.

The programme features a trio of musical dedications: Arvo Pärt’s elegy for Benjamin Britten; Britten’s tribute to his teacher Frank Bridge; and Shostakovich’s birthday gift for the violinist David Oistrakh.

Tickets: £15 (£5 concessions)