Saturday 26 October 2019 3:00PM
Linus Roth violin; Ilona Domnich soprano; José Gallardo piano
This concert will be approximately 1 hour in duration, without an interval
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- Linus Roth violin
- Ilona Domnich soprano
- José Gallardo piano
The afternoon concert of our Weinberg Focus Day features a singer described byy the Daily Telegraph as ‘a peaches and cream soprano with a secure coloratura technique’. The versatile Ilona Domnich sings Weinberg’s Jewish Songs (1944), settings of the Soviet Yiddish poet Shmuel Halkin, in between the Second Sonata for solo violin (1967) and the Fourth Sonata for violin and piano (1947).
Financed by the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage of the Republic of Poland as part of the multi-annual programme NIEPODŁEGLA 2017–2022. Organised in collaboration with the Adam Mickiewicz Institute as part of the Polska Music and POLSKA 100, the international cultural programme celebrating the centenary of Poland regaining independence.
Mieczysław Weinberg (1919-1996)
- Sonata No. 2 for violin solo Op. 95
- Jewish Songs Op. 17
- Sonata No. 4 for violin and piano Op. 39