Thursday 25 June 2015 at 8:00pm
Friday 26 June 2015 at 8:00pm
Saturday 27 June 2015 at 6:30pm
Britten Variations on a theme of Frank Bridge
Bach Concerto for Two Violins
Vivaldi The Four Seasons
Dale Barltrop violin / director
Matthew Tomkins violin
Two of the Baroque era’s most illustrious works are brought to life in this resplendent concert, lead by MSO Concertmaster Dale Barltrop. The understated beauty of Bach’s Concerto for Two Violins is followed by the adrenaline-charged virtuosity of The Four Seasons. The evening also features Variations on a theme of Frank Bridge, the playful masterwork that launched Britten’s career.
Pre-concert talk (25 & 26 June at 7pm)
Megan Burslem will present a talk on the artists and works featured in the program.
Post-concert conversation (27 June at 8.30pm)
Join MSO Assistant Principal Second Violin Monica Curro for a post-concert conversation with tonight’s artists.