Sunday June 2nd 3.00 pm
Luke Hsu (violin) Yehuda Inbar (piano)
Beethoven: Sonata in F Op 24 ‘Spring'
Schubert: Sonata in A minor D385
Brahms: Scherzo in C minor
Brahms: Sonata in A Op 100
& works by Wieniawski and Paganini.
Admission free with retiring collection. No tickets issued beforehand
Luke Hsu (violin) started his studies in Houston and made his debut with the Houston Symphony at age 16. He then studied at the New England Conservatory and the Royal Academy of Music in London. He has won an impressive array of awards at prestigious international violin competitions, most recently winning the Bronze Medal and other awards at the 10th Quadrennial Indianapolis International Violin Competition and a major prize at the 2018 ‘Premio Paganini' in Genoa, Italy. Highlights of this current season included a recital at St. John in Smith Square in London, Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto with the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra with Leonard Slatkin on the podium, and his Paganini Violin Concerto No. 1 debut with the Teatro Carlo Felice Orchestra. He is also a noted composer.
Yehuda Inbar is an Israeli pianist, born in Haifa, and studied at the Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance. In 2015 he moved to London to study at the Royal Academy of Music. During his studies at the Royal Academy of Music, he received the MacFarren gold medal as well as the Loyds prize for the best piano recital etc. Yehuda also won the first prize at the Kalmi piano competition of the Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance and second prize at the national competition "Piano Forever". He is currently studying for his PhD at the Royal Academy of Music in London, where has completed his M.Mus and an artist diploma.. He has performed at Royal Festival Hall, made his playing-directing debut in St.Martins in the Fields with the Brandenburg Sinfonia, and recently selected as artist for the Kirckman Concert Society for a Wigmore Hall recital debut.