Pianist and composer Huw Watkins
and virtuoso violinist Tamsin Waley-Cohen
join forces in a programme that includes Mendelssohn
’s exuberant and neglected Concerto for Violin and Piano.
Huw Watkins is Composer in the House at Orchestra of the Swan.
Devised by the Royal Philharmonic Society and the PRS for Music Foundation, Composer in the House residencies enable composers and performers alike to have space to create new work, and invite audiences to engage actively with new music through long-term involvement with a composer.13.30
Free pre-concert talk with Artistic Director and Birmingham Post Chief Music Critic, Christopher Morley.
Eine Kleine Nachtmusik
Violin concerto in D minor
Concerto for violin & piano
Serenade for Strings
Orchestra of the SwanPost-concert conversation:
Meet conductor, soloists and members of the orchestra in the Lower Bar 15 minutes after the performance.