Leicester International Music Festival 2018

Leicester International Music Festival 2018

Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 13:00

'A New World: Composers who moved to America - from Dvorak and Rachaninov to Thea Musgrave'

Three days of classical chamber music at its finest, performed by an exceptional team of international musicians.

Works by Rachmaninov, Thea Musgrave (who will be a special guest at the Festival), Dvorak, Bartok, Martinu, Lera Auerbach and Prokoviev.

Lunchtime concerts (1pm) on Thursday and Friday.
Evening concerts (7.30pm) on Thursday, Friday and Saturday

Pre-concert talks before all evening concerts

Free 'Family Fun Event' 12-1pm Saturday

Trio elégiaque No 1 in G minor
Sergey Rachmaninov (1873-1943)
Night windows, for oboe and piano
Thea Musgrave (1928- )
String Quartet No 12 in F major, 'American'
Antonín Dvorák (1841-1904)


New Walk Museum and Art Gallery
53 New Walk
Leicester LE1 7EA
United Kingdom
Event Information Box
lunchtime concerts: £12, evening concerts £22, 25 and under free; packages also available Available from 0116 225 4920 11am - 4pm.
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