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"Fate and Romance" - WSO concert featuring Benjamin Baker and Michael Petro...

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St Matthew's Church

Durham Road

Raynes park

SW20 0DE

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We will start the season on November 4th with a celebration of romantic music conducted by Andy Morley. Opening with Murder On The Orient Express by Richard Rodney-Bennett, this will be followed by the Brahms Double Concerto with soloists Benjamin Baker who we are excited to be playing with again, and cellist Michael Petrov. The concert will finish with a performance of the magnificent 4th Symphony by Tchaikovsky.

Conductor: Andy Morley

Soloist: Benjamin Baker (Violin), Michael Petrov (Cello)

Benjamin Baker and Michael Petrov both appear with the support of the Young Classical Artists Trust.

Richard Rodney Bennett Murder On The Orient Express

Brahms Double Concerto for Cello and Violin

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Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 4

Benjamin Baker studied at the Yehudi Menuhin School and the Royal College of Music where he was awarded the prestigious Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother Rose Bowl. Over the last year Benjamin has given recitals throughout Europe including Wigmore Hall, The Sage Gateshead, Pedrera Hall Barcelona, St. John’s Smith Square, the Pärnu, Aegean Arts, Cheltenham, Northern Chords, East Neuk & Buxton Festivals, and appeared as soloist with the Royal New Zealand Ballet Company.

Born in Bulgaria, Michael Petrov also studied at the Yehudi Menuhin School and at the Guildhall School of Music & Drama with Louise Hopkins, winning the Gold Medal in 2014 and the Wigmore Hall Prize in 2017. He has given recitals throughout the UK, recent highlights including Wigmore Hall, the Plush, Peasmarsh and Bath Festivals.

Tickets £13 (£12)

Programmes £2 (suggested donation)

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