RACHEL PODGER - BAROQUE VIOLIN

18mar7:30 pm9:40 pmRACHEL PODGER - BAROQUE VIOLIN

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Join the Linlithgow Arts Guild as they present Rachel Podger, “the unsurpassed British glory of the baroque violin” (The Times), who has established herself as a leading interpreter of the Baroque and Classical music periods.

PROGRAMME
Johann Vilsmayr: Partita no 6 in A major, from Articifiosus Concentus
pro Camera (1715)
John Walsh: Select movements from manuscript (1705)
Corelli, Gasparini, Vitali, Lonati and Purcell
J.S. Bach: Toccata and fugue BWV 565, arr. for solo violin in A
minor (arr. Chad Kelly)
Nicola Matteis: Fantasia Con Discretione
Chad Kelly: Phantasia for solo violin
Johan H Roman: Assaggio in D minor
J.P. Von Westhoff: Suite pour le violon seul sans basse continue parue
dans Le Mercure Gallant de Janvier 1683
Set of Celtic Tunes: Traditional tunes and Playford’s Dancing Master

Rachel Podger was the first woman to be awarded the prestigious Royal Academy of Music/Kohn Foundation Bach Prize in October 2015, Gramophone Artist of the Year 2018, and Ambassador for REMA’s Early Music Day 2020.
A creative programmer, she is the founder and Artistic Director of Brecon Baroque Festival and her ensemble Brecon Baroque. Rachel is Patron for the Continuo Foundation.
Rachel is a dedicated educator and holds an honorary position at both the Royal Academy of Music and the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama. She also has a relationship with The Juilliard School in New York.

Tickets are available here https://linlithgowartsguild.co.uk/programme/115-the-baroque-violin

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Linlithgow Arts Guild

Linlithgow Arts Guild is a voluntary organisation. Its aim is to “Bring Excellence in the Live Arts to Linlithgow”, and since 1969 we have had the privilege of promoting many fine performances by artists, ensembles and orchestras of world renown. The vast majority of performers are professional musicians who perform internationally. The concerts are open to everyone.

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