20 July 2020 16:00 - CONCERT CANCELLED

WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART (1756-1791)
Violin Sonata No. 35 in A major K. 526
EDVARD GRIEG (1843-1907)
Violin Sonata No. 3 in C minor Op. 45
KAROL MACIEJ SZYMANOWSKI (1882-1937)
Nocturne and Tarantella op.28

The performing partnership of Timothy Chooi and Martin James Bartlett stems from the 2018 Verbier Festival Academy. This is their debut as a duo and also the first Mainstage appearance at the Festival for both the Canadian-American violinist and the British pianist. The two musicians share an impressive record as competition prizewinners: notably, Chooi is the Laureate of the 2018 Verbier Festival Academy’s Prix Yves Paternot in recognition of the most accomplished and promising musician of the annual Academy, Second Prize at the 2019 Queen Elisabeth Competition in Belgium, having gained First Prize at the 2018 Joseph Joachim International Violin Competition in Germany, while in 2014 Bartlett was named BBC Young Musician of the Year and in 2018 took two prizes at the Bad Kissingen KlavierOlymp.

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