Friday 14 January 2022 1:00PM

Thomas Adès piano; Pekka Kuusisto violin

Janáček, Ravel, Stravinsky and Thomas Adès


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This concert will be approximately 1 hour in duration, without an interval


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  • Thomas Adès piano
  • Pekka Kuusisto violin

From a family of musicians, and the first Finn to win the International Jean Sibelius Competition in 1995, Pekka Kuusisto is one of today’s most inventive violinists, here joining with a composer/pianist of equal originality. Composed in 2020 and premièred in Paris last October, Adès’s new Fairytale Dances draws on English folk sources.

  • Leoš Janáček (1854-1928)
      • Violin Sonata
  • Thomas Adès (b.1971)
      • Märchentänze
  • Igor Stravinsky (1882-1971)
      • Duo concertant
  • Maurice Ravel (1875-1937)
      • Violin Sonata No. 2 in G

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