Please note: This concert is in the past and has already taken place.


Christ Church
155 Highbury Grove

N5 1SA


Richard StraussViolin Sonata in E flat major, Op.18
Leoš JanáčekSonata for Violin and Piano in D flat major, JW VII/7
~ Interval ~
Johannes BrahmsHungarian Dances: selection
Elfrida Andrée2 Romances
Antonín DvorakGypsy Songs, Op.55: 'Songs my mother taught me' (tr. for violin and piano)
Fritz Kreisler3 Old Viennese Dances


Joana Ly – violin
Martin André – piano

Programme Note

The Festival Directors - Joana Ly and Martin André - will be giving a violin and piano recital as a Fundraiser for the 2022 Festival.

This gala concert will include teasers from next year's programming, as well as many beloved violin and piano show pieces, played in the beautiful Christ Church Highbury, the venue for several of the wonderful concerts of the 2021 Festival.

Join us for an evening of glorious music, featuring the rarely played and iconic Sonata by Richard Strauss, plus Hungarian and Czech works by Brahms and Janáček, and much more! Fabulous wines will be on offer, supplied by one of the Festival's main supporters: Davy's Wines. 


Richard Strauss ~ Sonata in E flat Major opus 18

Leoš Janáček ~ Ballade

Johannes Brahms ~ Hungarian Dance no.1

Antonín Dvorák ~ Songs my mother taught me

Elfrida Andrée ~ 2 Romances

Fritz Kreisler ~ 3 Old Viennese Dances

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