Newbury Spring Festival
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Corn Exchange

Timothy Ridout

Young Artists Lunchtime Recital 5

Wednesday 23rd May, Corn Exchange, Newbury RG14 5BD
12.30pm (ends approx 1.30pm)
£10 (series ticket for all 6 lunchtime recitals £48)



Timothy Ridout viola
Jâms Coleman piano
Prokoviev Two pieces from ‘Romeo and Juliet’
Schumann Drei Fantasiestucke, Op.73
Brahms Sonata in F minor, Op.120 No.1
Pagannini Sonata per La Grand Viola, Op.35


In a review of his recent CD, Gramophone magazine referred to Timothy Ridout’s ‘gorgeous tone, thoughtful approach to phrasing and infectious sense of impetuosity’. One of the most outstanding viola players to have emerged in recent years, he became the first-ever British winner of the Lionel Tertis International Viola Competition in 2016. Timothy studied at the Royal Academy of Music, graduating with the Queen’s Commendation for Excellence, and is now represented by Young Concert Artists Trust.


He is joined here by Jâms Coleman, 2015 winner of the Brenda Webb Award for Accompanists at the Royal Academy of Music.


"Ridout displays a consistently imaginative ear for tonal colours and an exciting variety of vibrato ... [he] is clearly a talent to follow." The Strad


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