Four Senior finalists
Repertoire to include:
First movements from the following concertos:
Lalo Symphonie Espagnole for violin and orchestra in D minor, Op. 21
Mendelssohn Violin Concerto in E minor, Op. 64
Saint-Saëns Violin Concerto No. 3 in B minor, Op. 61
Wieniawski Violin Concerto No. 2 in D minor, Op. 22
Second movements from the following concertos:
Mozart Violin Concertos Nos. 1-5
Short piece of the competitor’s own choice
Witness the culmination of the Menuhin Competition Richmond 2021. Four of the world’s best young violinists perform their choice of violin concerto with piano accompaniment from the Competition repertoire in the final stage of their journey to be awarded one of the sought-after prizes. Finalists will also perform a movement from a Mozart violin concerto and a selection of works for solo violin and for violin and piano.
Audience members will also have the opportunity to vote for a finalist to be awarded the Audience Prize.
The prizewinners will be announced at the end of the evening.
This concert will be streamed at 2021.menuhincompetition.org and on the Menuhin Competition YouTube channel.