Tamsin Waley-Cohen debuts in major European Halls for ECHO Rising Stars Tour

20 Oct 2016


Tamsin Waley-Cohen embarks on the first part of a major European tour this November within the ECHO Rising Stars series. Joined by regular duo partner Huw Watkins on piano, Tamsin will make her debut in many of Europe’s greatest concert halls and present a varied programme. Full details on each date and the works featured in her programmes can be found below. The tour will continue in January with further dates including concerts in London and Paris.

PROGRAMME (selections of the following works)

Beethoven: Violin Sonata No. 5 in F major

Ravel: Violin Sonata No. 2 in G major

Respighi: Violin Sonata

Ives: Decoration Day

Gershwin/Heifetz: Suite from Porgy and Bess for Violin and Piano

Szymanowski: Nocturne and Tarantella

Schubert: Violin Sonata in A major

Oliver Knussen: Reflection for violin and piano (New commissioned by Town Hall Birmingham and ECHO)


3 November

Le Palais des Beaux Arts, Brussels

7 November (recorded and broadcast by the radio station Concertzender, http://www.concertzender.nl/)

Het Concertgebouw

8 November

Philharmonie Luxembourg

12 November

Festspielhaus Baden-Baden

16 November

Musikverein Vienna

18 November

Müpa Budapest