"Benedetti is a powerhouse musician."—Broadway World, Toronto
Alexei Grynyuk, piano
Scottish violin star Nicola Benedetti lends her sumptuous, gleaming tone to Bach's glorious Chaconne from Partita No. 2, and is joined by longtime partner Alexei Grynyuk for richly Romantic sonatas by Prokofiev and Richard Strauss. She also performs the West Coast premiere of Fiddle Dance Suite, a new work for solo violin by Wynton Marsalis.
Approximate run time: 105 minutes, including intermission
This event is part of the 2018/19 Berkeley RADICAL programming initiative, Women's Work. Learn more and watch videos >
Sat, Jan 26, 2019, 7pm
230 Morrison Hall
Violinist Nicola Benedetti coaches students from the UC Berkeley Department of Music in a master class for soloists and small ensembles. Works on the program include the first movement of Brahms' ViolinÂ Sonata No. 3 in D minor, Op. 108; the third movement of Lalo's Symphonie espagnole in D Minor, Op. 21; and the third movement of Schumann's Piano Quartet in E-flat Major, Op. 47. Free and open to the public for observation. Tickets are not necessary for admission.
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Sun, Jan 27, 2019, 2pm
Violinist Nicola Benedetti talks with Sabrina Klein, Cal Performances' director of artistic literacy. Free to ticket holders.
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Donor BenefitsDonor Event: Intermission Hospitality
Sun, Jan 27, 3pm
Zellerbach Hall Mezzanine
(Donors of $1500+)
Producer's Circle members are invited to join us for complimentary refreshments on the Mezzanine at Zellerbach Hall during the above performance(s). Donor Intermission Hospitality is the perfect place to enjoy a complimentary glass of wine in the company of other Producer's Circle members.
Membership benefits like these are our way of thanking our supporters for their much needed contributions. To find out how you can become a Donor, please call 510.643.8783 or visit our Support section.
Mt. Beautiful wines generously donated by Leigh Teece in appreciation of Cal Performances' education outreach.
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