RACHEL PODGER - BAROQUE VIOLIN
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
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.
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.
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