Monday 11 March 2019 7:30PM

Nils Mönkemeyer viola; William Youn piano

Debussy, Britten, Franck and more


  • Nils Mönkemeyer viola
  • William Youn piano

One of the world’s finest violists continues his collaboration with the admired Korean pianist in a programme that closes with a sonata (1919) by a former leading exponent of the instrument, here inspired by a poem by Alfred de Musset.

  • Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
        • Beau soir (arr. for viola and piano)
  • Benjamin Britten (1913-1976)
        • Lachrymae: Reflections on a Song of John Dowland Op. 48
  • César Franck (1822-1890)
        • Sonata in A for viola and piano
  • Interval
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
        • 6 Variations in G minor K360 'Hélas, j’ai perdu mon amant'
  • Rebecca Clarke (1886-1979)
        • Sonata for viola and piano
  • Encore
  • Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)
        • Night in May Op. 43 No. 2 (arr. Mönkemeyer)

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