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Friday 7 September 2018, 20:00

Benjamin Baker, violin, and Daniel Lebhart, piano



Born in New Zealand, Benjamin studied at the Yehudi Menuhin School and the Royal College of Music where he was awarded the Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother Rose Bowl. He was selected by YCAT in 2013.Over the last year he has won 1st Prize at the 2016 Young Concert Artists auditions in New York and third prize at the Michael Hill Competition in New Zealand establishing a strong international presence. He plays a Tononi violin (1709) on generous loan.

Daniel was born in Hungary.  He won 1st prize in the 2014 Young Concert Artists auditions in New York and also 1st prize in Paris. He was selected by YCAT in 2015 and a year later won the Most Promising Pianist‚Äč prize at the Sydney International Competition. He studied at the Franz Liszt Academy in Budapest and at the Royal Academy of Music with Pascal Nemirovski.


Schubert :        Fantasy in C

Poulenc:           Sonata for violin and piano Op. 119

Ysaye:              Sonata No. 5 for solo violin in G Op.27

                       "Mathieu Crickboom"

Prokofiev:         Violin Sonata No. 2 D major Op. 94a

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