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Music, Mon 7 Aug 2017

Emily Sun & Jennifer Hughes

Emily Sun & Jennifer Hughes


Schubert Violin Sonatina No.3 in G minor, D408 16¾'
Elgar Violin Sonata in E minor, Op.82 25½'
Fauré Violin Sonata No.1 in A major, Op.13 25'
Frolov Concert Fantasia from Gershwin's Porgy and Bess, Op.19 14'

Supported by the Royal Over-Seas League

Schubert's first set of three violin sonatas date from 1816, sunny and youthful and clearly influenced by his admiration for Mozart. By contrast, Elgar's is an autumnal work, full of 'wood magic', with echoes in the first movement of the Aeolian harp he had wedged in the cottage's window frame. Arguably the most popular of all Fauré’s chamber works, the A major Sonata makes its first-ever appearance at LDSM; Saint-Saëns wrote of it "a magic floats above everything, encompassing the whole work… With this, Fauré takes his place among the masters.” To close, a Muscovite's take on Gershwin's story of the crippled beggar transformed by his unexpected and improbable love.

Baby changing facilitiesDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toiletsWheelchairs availableAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencing

Disabled accessFacilities for hearing impaired

Event details

Dates Times
Mon 7 Aug 2017 11:00




Lake District Summer Music


Vicarage Road,


From the north: follow the A591 through town, turn right into Church Street (one way street), at the bottom turn right again, into a one way system, before the bend into Compston Rd carry straight on, keeping the Gables Hotel to your right and through the church entrance gates. The Parish Centre is beyond the church

From the south: follow the A591, into Wansfell Road, the beginning of the one way system. Bear right at the bottom, towards the town centre. After the first sharp left turn, (before the bend into Compston Rd) carry straight on, keeping the Gables Hotel to your right and through the church entrance gates. The Parish Centre is beyond the church

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 5 miles from Windermere station


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Facilities for hearing impairedFacilities for hearing impaired

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