Tuesday 18 May 2021 7:30PM

Royal Academy of Music Bicentenary Prize

Bachelet, Beethoven, Berlioz and more

Information

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  • Julie Park viola
  • Kevin Suherman piano
  • Liam Bonthrone tenor
  • Benjamin Mead accompanist
  • Camilla Harris soprano
  • Michel Xie accompanist

Four finalists from the Royal Academy of Music perform in front of invited guests and a judging panel of eminent musicians for a prize of £10,000. This prestigious competition, launched last year to celebrate the Academy’s forthcoming Bicentenary in 2022, exhibits the breadth of talent of its students.

Jury members:
Catherine Bott
Edward Gardner
Tasmin Little

  • York Bowen (1884-1961)
      • Viola Concerto in C minor Op. 25
        • Allegro Assai
  • Robert Schumann (1810-1856)
      • Adagio and Allegro in A flat Op. 70
  • Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
      • Symphony No. 3 in E flat 'Eroica'
        • Movements (arranged by Franz Liszt)
  • Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
      • Willkommen und Abschied D767
  • Hector Berlioz (1803-1869)
      • Les Troyens
        • O blonde Cérès
  • Percy Grainger (1882-1961)
      • Bold William Taylor
  • Franz Liszt (1811-1886)
      • 3 sonetti di Petrarca S270/2
        • I' vidi in terra angelici costumi (Sonnet no.123)
  • Jules Massenet (1842-1912)
      • Manon
        • Je suis encore tout étourdie
  • Sergey Rachmaninov (1873-1943)
      • 6 Songs Op. 38
        • To her
        • Daisies
  • Nikolay Andreyevich Rimsky-Korsakov (1844-1908)
      • The Tsar's Bride
        • Marfa's Aria
  • Alfred Bachelet (1864-1944)
      • Chère nuit