Monday 8 November 2021 1:00PM

Aleksey Semenenko violin; Artem Belogurov piano

Copland, Gershwin, Previn and Tony Schemmer


This concert was live-streamed as part of the Autumn 2021 Series. The video is no longer online but other concerts are available to watch in full here: Wigmore Hall Concert Video Library


  • Aleksey Semenenko violin
  • Artem Belogurov piano

A recent graduate of the BBC Radio 3 New Generation Artists scheme, the Ukranian violinist performs alongside a pianist particularly interested in historical keyboard instruments and period performance. Their programme concentrates on 20th-century American music, including Previn’s 1994 sonata ‘Vineyard’ and a movement from Tony Schemmer’s 1981 sonata.

  • Supported by CAVATINA Chamber Music Trust
  • André Previn (1929-2019)
      • Sonata No. 2 for violin and piano
  • Tony Schemmer (b.1946)
      • Sonata for violin and piano
        • II. Sandor's Ballad
  • Aaron Copland (1900-1990)
      • 2 Pieces for violin and piano
  • George Gershwin (1898-1937)
      • Porgy and Bess Suite
        • (transcribed by Jascha Heifetz)
  • Encore
  • Tony Schemmer
      • Lullaby for Alex

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