Monday 23 December 2019 7:30PM

Isabelle Faust & friends

The Soldier’s Tale

Booking information

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This concert will be approximately 2 hours in duration, including an interval


Ticket bookings are subject to a £3 booking fee. This fee covers the whole booking and is not per ticket.

  • Isabelle Faust violin
  • Alois Posch double bass
  • Lorenzo Coppola clarinet
  • Javier Zafra bassoon
  • Reinhold Friedrich trumpet
  • Jörgen van Rijen trombone
  • Raymond Curfs drums
  • Dominique Horwitz narrator

A starry group of performers come together to enact Stravinsky’s theatrical parable based on a folk tale about a soldier who sells his fiddle to the devil and first staged in 1918; Isabelle Faust precedes this with the virtuosic Bartók sonata, commissioned by Yehudi Menuhin and premièred by him in New York in 1944.

  • Béla Bartók (1881-1945)
        • Sonata for solo violin BB124
  • Interval
  • Igor Stravinsky (1882-1971)
        • The Soldier's Tale

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