Monday 17 October 2016 7:30PM

Emily Sun violin; Jennifer Hughes piano; Jonathan Radford saxophone; Kaoli Ono piano

The Monday Platform


  • Emily Sun violin
  • Jennifer Hughes piano
  • Jonathan Radford saxophone
  • Kaoli Ono piano
  • Amy Green alto saxophone
  • Stephen Shepherd alto saxophone

Australian violinist Emily Sun and British saxophonist Jonathan Radford join forces to offer a programme of works with an impressionist flavour. Award-winning Sun will perform pieces by Stravinsky, Debussy and Mendelssohn, while Radford – described as ‘the most gifted saxophonist of his generation’ by Scottish saxophonist and composer Richard Ingham – will perform a more contemporary programme by several French, Spanish and Brazilian composers.

  • Sponsored by The Musician's Company Concerts 2016/17 and Maisie Lewis Young Artists Fund
  • Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
        • Violin Sonata in G minor
  • Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)
        • Rondo Capriccioso in E major Op. 14
  • Manuel de Falla (1876-1946)
      • La vida breve
        • Danza española No.1
  • André Caplet (1878-1925)
        • Impressions d'automne
  • Christian Lauba (b.1952)
        • Jungle
  • Georges Bizet (1838-1875)
        • Ouvre ton coeur
  • Jean Matitia (b.1952)
        • The Devil's Rag
  • Claude Debussy
        • Rapsodie for saxophone and piano
  • Luciano Berio (1925-2003)
        • Sequenza VIIb
  • Heitor Villa-Lobos (1887-1959)
      • Fantasia
        • III. Très animé
  • Igor Stravinsky (1882-1971)
        • Divertimento from Le baiser de la fée (trans. Igor Stravinsky/Samuel Dushkin transcribed for violin and piano)

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