Mon 7 May, SJE Arts at St John the Evangelist Church
A Grade I, G.F. Bodley designed church and adjoining cloister that forms part of St Stephen's House, a Permanent Private Hall of the University.
Recently updated as a concert venue, SJE has underfloor heating and new lighting, comfortable chairs, a new toilet block, staging, and a Steinway D concert grand piano. The acoustic is superb.
SJE is on the Iffley Road opposite the University Sports Ground. Buses from Oxford city centre stop directly outside. Buses from London stop five minutes' walk away in St Clement's.
Capacity: 400 - 500
Disabled access and toilet.
Bar on site for most events.
A selection of Green Rooms for performers.
Public car parks at St Clement's and behind Tesco on Cowley Road.
Limited parking for performers and Blue Badge holders in the college and, for some events, extra parking for the general public nearby
109a Iffley Road,
Virtuosic violin duos
Jack Liebeck, Alexandra Raikhlina & Alexander Sitkovetsky violin
Leclair: Sonata for two violins in C Major, Op. 3 no. 3
D. Scarlatti arr. D Worswick: Sonata in A Major, Op. 345
Wieniawski: Etude-Caprice No. 1 in G Minor
D. Scarlatti arr. D Worswick: Sonata in A Major, Op. 495
Handel-Halvorsen, arr. X. Sanz for two violins, Passacaglia
Our three festival violinists play scintillating duos from Leclair, Domenico Scarlatti, Wieniawksi and the famous arrangement of a Handel theme by Halvorsen for violin and cello, here arranged for two violins.
Duration: 1 hour with no interval
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are provided through the Cavatina Chamber Music Trust scheme for all concerts, subject to availability. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to book.