Sunday 27 May 2018 11:30AM
István Várdai cello; Víkingur Ólafsson piano
Bartók, Brahms and Beethoven
Change of Programme
The programme for this concert has been amended from previously advertised and will now be as listed below:
- István Várdai cello
- Víkingur Ólafsson piano* *Wigmore Hall Debut
István Várdai won Munich’s prestigious ARD Competition in 2014.
He is joined by acclaimed pianist, and exclusive Deutsche Grammophon artist, Víkingur Ólafsson for a programme packed with rousing rhythms and lyrical melodies. The Hungarian cellist opens with music by fellow countryman Bartók, before exploring masterworks by Brahms and Beethoven.
Béla Bartók (1881-1945)
Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)
- Cello Sonata No. 1 in E minor Op. 38
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
- Cello Sonata in C Op. 102 No. 1