Menuhin Competition London 2016 Concert

April 14, 2016
7:30 pmto8:30 pm

Tickets: £35, £25, £15.  Click here to book

Vaughan Williams The Lark Ascending*
Elgar Introduction and Allegro, Op. 47
John Rutter VisionsNew commission for solo violin, choir and string orchestra (world première)**

Sainsbury Royal Academy Soloists (directed by Thomas Gould, violin)

The Choristers of the Temple Church Choir

Ning Feng (violin)*

Kerson Leong (violin)**

Roger Sayer (conductor)**

This concert features a world première of Rutter’s Visions, a new work for violin, choir and string orchestra performed by the Menuhin Competition Oslo 2010’s Junior 1st Prize winner Kerson Leong with the Sainsbury Royal Academy Soloists and the choristers of the Temple Church Choir.

Menuhin Competition 2000 Senior prizewinner and London 2016 juror Ning Feng, a graduate of the Royal Academy of Music, joins the latest generation of exceptional string players studying at the Academy in Vaughan Williams’ The Lark Ascending.