BBC Radio 3 New Generation Artists perform at LCoM

19-20 November

Across one weekend, The Venue at Leeds College of Music will host performances from four BBC Radio 3 New Generation Artists; with all being recorded for broadcast on BBC Radio 3.
 
The BBC Radio 3 New Generation Artists scheme was launched in 1999 as part of the BBC’s commitment to young musical talent. Now, in its eighteenth year, the scheme is still going strong and has produced scores of young soloists and ensembles that are now part of the fabric of the musical culture here in the UK and across the world.
 
This unique series of showcase recitals feature trombonist Peter Moore, Mark Simpson, mezzo-soprano Kathryn Rudge, and the Armida Quartet. Alongside perhaps more familiar repertoire, these exciting young performers will also give the world premieres of four new pieces that have been commissioned jointly by BBC Radio 3 and the Royal Philharmonic Society and written especially for them by composers Francesco Coll, Manfred Trojahn, Michael Nyman and Johannes Fischer.
 
Individual concerts are priced at £8 (£5 concessions), with weekend tickets available from £14 to £20 for two or more of the concerts. LoveMusicPass members save an additional £1 on all ticket prices and offers.
 
To book tickets, please follow the links below or contact the Box Office on 0113 222 3434.
 

New works and premieres

Francisco Coll Chanson et Bagatelle
Manfred Trojahn Sonata V
Michael Nyman Two Sonnets for Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz
Johannes Fischer Canons and Sparrows
 

Concerts

Peter Moore & Richard Uttley
Saturday 19 November, 1.00pm
 
G.F. Handel Concerto in F minor (trans. André Lafosse)
Francisco Coll Chanson et Bagatelle
R. Hahn A Chloris
G. Fauré Poème d’un jour, Op. 21
Francisco Coll Vestiges
S. Rachmaninoff Vocalise
A. Pryor Fantastic Polka
 
Mark Simpson & Richard Uttley
Saturday 19 November, 7.30pm

Julian Anderson Bearded Lady
James Macmillan Tryst
Naomi Pinnock Lines and Spaces
Robert Schumann Fantasy Pieces, Op. 73
Johannes Brahms Sonata in E flat, Op. 120, No. 2
 
Kathryn Rudge & James Baillieu
Sunday 20 November, 1.00pm
 
R. Schumann Gedichte der Königin Maria Stuart, Op. 135
E. Elgar Sea Pictures, Op. 37
Michael Nyman Two Sonnets for Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz
R. Strauss Wiegenlied, Op. 41, No. 1
R. Strauss All’ mein Gedanken, Op. 21, No. 1
R. Strauss Zueignung, Op. 10, No. 1
 
Armida Quartet
Sunday 20 November, 7.30pm
 
W.A. Mozart Adagio and Fugue in C minor, K. 546
Johannes Fischer Canons and Sparrows
F. Mendelssohn String Quartet No. 6 in F minor, Op. 80






Peter Moore


Mark Simpson


Kathryn Rudge


Armida Quartet

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