“After many years of sitting on juries of international viola competitions I can truly say that Timothy Ridout is the most outstanding player I have ever heard.”
Simon Rowland Jones ( composer, editor, founding violist of Chillingirian Quartet.)
YORK BOWEN: Phantasy for vila and piano
MATTHEW OLYVER: b. 1993 ‘Altair’
LEON HONNORE: Morceau de Concert
PAGANINI: Sonata per La Grand Viola
SCHUMANN: Drei Fantasiestucke Op.73
BRAHMS: Sonata in G, Op.78
Timothy Ridout is a rising star. Winner if the Queen’s Award for Excellence at the Royal Academy and the Lionel Tertis International Viola Competition, he has played in the Louvre, in the Musikverein in Vienna, in the Prucell Room and many other London venues; this year he has been solist in concertos with The London Mozart Players and the Philharmonia Orchestra and made a solo tour of Japan. Do not miss this opportunity to hear him in Sussex.
Accompanying Timothy will be the young Welsh musician Jams Coleman, winner of the Webb acconpaist prize who has accompanied such established artists as singers Sir John Tomlinson, James Gilchrist and Robert Murray.