Oxford May Music: Violin Showdown!

Submitted by oxford may music on March 30, 2018 - 10:05

Venue, Timing and Cost

St John the Evangelist
Monday, 7 May 2018
£13/£10; free for young persons between the ages of 8 and 25

Musicians: Alexander Sitkovetsky - violin
Alexandra Raikhlina - violin
Jack Liebeck - violin

Leclair: Sonata for two violins in C Major, Op. 3 no. 3
D. Scarlatti arr. D Worswick: Sonata in A Major, L. 345
Wieniawski: Etude-Caprice No. 1 in G Minor
D. Scarlatti arr. D Worswick: Sonata in A Major, L. 495
Handel-Halvorsen, arr. X. Sanz for two violins, Passacaglia

Three of our festival violinists take turns to play scintillating duos from Leclair, Domenico Scarlatti, Wieniawksi and the famous arrangement of a Handel theme by Halvorsen for violin and cello, here arranged for two violins.

Further Information

Contact Details: 

Venue: St John the Evangelist, SJE Arts, 109a Iffley Rd, Oxford OX4 1EH
Tickets available at the door and from http://www.oxfordmaymusic.co.uk/tickets, or from Tickets Oxford, tel: 01865 305305