Sunday 11 February 2024, 3.00pm
Ben Goldscheider (horn) Callum Smart (violin) Richard Uttley (piano)
Nominated by the Barbican as an ECHO Rising Star for the 2021/22 season, Ben Goldscheider has given recitals at major concert halls across Europe including at the Concertgebouw, Musikverein, Pierre Boulez Saal, Elbphilharmonie, Koln Philharmonie and Wigmore Hall amongst others. Ben is a member of the Pierre Boulez Ensemble and principal horn of the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra. He was a prize-winner at the 2019 YCAT International Auditions and a BBC Young Musician Concerto Finalist in 2016.
Callum Smart is quickly developing an international reputation as one of Britain’s finest young violinists and an innovative pedagogue. Recognised as a rising star since winning the BBC Young Musician strings category and being the top European prize-winner at the Menuhin Competition in 2010, Smart now enjoys concert appearances with the UK’s leading orchestras, including re-invitations to the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic and the Philharmonia Orchestra.
Noted for the integrity and breadth of his musicianship as soloist, chamber musician and recording artist, Richard Uttley has been recognised for his ‘musical intelligence and pristine facility’ (International Record Review), ‘amazing decisiveness’, and ‘tumultuous performance’ (Daily Telegraph). His playing has been frequently broadcast on BBC Radio 3 and has featured on BBC Two, BBC Four, BBC World Service, Classic FM and Sky Arts.
Beethoven Horn Sonata in F, Op.17
Ligeti Trio for horn, violin and piano
Clara Schumann Three Romances, Op.22
Brahms Horn Trio in E flat, Op.40
Preconcert talk by Richard Wigmore at 2.00pm
Callum Smart's website
Richard Uttley's website
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