Wednesday 1 November 2017 7:30PM
Augustin Dumay violin; Louis Lortie piano
Brahms, Strauss and Franck
This concert is part of Chamber Zone, a free ticket scheme for young people aged 8-25 years old. Please call the Box Office on 020 7935 2141 and quote “Chamber Zone” to book
This concert will be approximately 2 hours in duration, including an interval
Ticket bookings are subject to a £2.00 booking fee. This fee covers the whole booking and is not per ticket.
- Augustin Dumay violin
- Louis Lortie piano
Two outstanding artists join forces in a programme of masterworks for violin and piano, crowned by Franck’s radiant Sonata in A, written in 1886 as a wedding present for the virtuoso violinist Eugène Ysaÿe.
Augustin Dumay and Louis Lortie open with one Brahms’s most lyrical compositions before charting the romantic course of Strauss’s youthful Violin Sonata in E flat.
Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)
- Violin Sonata No. 3 in D minor Op. 108
Richard Strauss (1864-1949)
- Violin Sonata in E flat major Op. 18
César Franck (1822-1890)
- Sonata in A major for violin and piano