18.15 drinks reception
Jennifer Pike was the youngest ever winner of BBC Young Musician of the year when aged 12 was awarded the title back in 2002. Since then, she has performed extensively as a soloist with major orchestras worldwide, including the BBC Philharmonic Orchestra, Singapore Symphony Orchestra and Vienna Symphony. She has received several other musical awards and is a sought-after recitalist. In 2015 she will make her debut at Carnegie Hall with The New York Chamber Orchestra and also appear with Malmo, Ulster, Oslo, BBC NOW and The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Jennifer will also release a new album with Sony Masterworks in Spring 2015.
Kreisler: Praeludium and Allegro
Mozart: G major Sonata KV301
Vaughan Williams: Lark Ascending
Rózsa: Variations on a Hungarian peasant song op.4
This concert is followed by an informal Q&A which will be conducted by Kimon Daltas, editor of Classical Music magazine.