Baltic Nights

Alina Ibragimova (c) Sussie Ahlburg

Alina Ibragimova (c) Sussie Ahlburg

Alina Ibragimova violin/director
Jacqueline Shave violin/director
Britten Sinfonia Voices
Eamonn Dougan

Perotin Viderunt omnes*
Bach Violin Concerto No.1 in A minor, BWV 1041
Ēriks Ešenvalds  AQUA (World première tour)*
Bach Motet - Komm Jesu, komm, BWV 229*
Pēteris Vasks Violin Concerto ‘Distant Light’

Acclaimed violinist Alina Ibragimova directs Britten Sinfonia in a programme demonstrating her skill with both contemporary and early repertoire; Peteris Vasks’ Violin Concerto ‘Distant Light’, and one of only two surviving violin concertos by Bach.

Britten Sinfonia’s professional choir, Britten Sinfonia Voices, interweaves music from Perotin and Bach, and Ēriks Ešenvalds  brings the themes together in a new commission for strings and voices.

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In Conversation - Cambridge & Norwich - 6.30pm
Free pre-concert talk from Ēriks Ešenvalds 


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