DATE: Wednesday 30 November 2016, 7.30pm
VENUE: CADOGAN HALL (5 Sloane Terrace, Belgravia, London SW1X 9DQ, Reino Unido)
Currently, Bulgarian violinists are leaders of 47 of the world's most prestigious orchestras. In this closing LFBC concert, the violinist Svetlin Roussev - leader of the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France will perform Haydn’s Violin Concerto in C with the London Mozart Players, and will be joined by violinist Ivo Stankov (Leader of Westminster Philharmonic Orchestra and artistic director of LFBC) in Bach’s Concerto for Two Violins.
Clarinetist Scott Lygate will give the World Premiere of the first UK Concerto for the Contrabass Clarinet (and the first one to be performed in London) - Soul Searching by Bulgarian/British composer and conductor Martin Georgiev (assistant conductor at ROH Covent Garden and recently Composer in Residence to the City of Heidelberg), who will conduct the concert.
Stabat Mater by Pergolesi and Psalm 13 by Brahms will complete the programme, featuring Bulgarian soprano Vania Vatralova-Stankov and English mezzo-soprano Charlotte Stephenson (Fellow of Independent Opera at Sadler’s Wells) joined by two of London’s top choirs from St. Paul’s Girls and Francis Holland Schools.