Saturday 3 October, 11.30am & 4.00pm
Each recital: £16 / £10 for under 26s and local residents
OFFER: Buy a ticket for one Young Musicians recital and get one for the other recital half price
Supported by the William Grant Foundation
The Cumnock Tryst is being supported by PRS for Music Foundation
Two fantastic recitals with two very special emerging artists, both winners of the BBC Young Musician of the Year. Their performances won over audiences and judges alike – don’t miss this unique opportunity to enjoy hearing them in the beautiful surroundings of St John’s Church
Piano with Martin James Bartlett
11.30am, approx running time 1 hour, no interval
Scarlatti : Sonata in E major K380
Scarlatti : Sonata in B minor K27
Scarlatti : Sonata in G major K260
Beethoven : Sonata in E flat major No 18
Chopin : Ballade No 1 in G minor
Prokofiev : Sonata No 3
At the age of 17, Martin was awarded the title of BBC Young Musician 2014. Martin made his BBC Proms debut last year and also performed with classical and pop artists, including The Cumnock Tryst Patron Nicola Benedetti, on a cover of the Beach Boys classic God Only Knows for the BBC.
Cello with Laura van der Heijden
4pm, approx running time 1 hour 15 minutes, no interval
Tom Poster : Piano
Schnittke : Suite in the Old Style
Jay Capperauld : An Ignorant Prelude to Cosmic Consciousness - Festival Commission, World Premiere
James MacMillan : Kiss on Wood for cello and piano
Rachmaninov : Sonata for cello and piano in G minor Op 19
Laura was awarded the title of BBC Young Musician 2012 at the age of 15. Recent highlights include her debut with the Philharmonia Orchestra and performances with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, the London Mozart Players and the European Union Chamber Orchestra. Laura will perform the world premiere of a new Cumnock Tryst commission from local composer Jay Capperauld.
We are grateful to the William Grant Foundation for their support in the commissioning of the new piece by Jay Capperauld.