Described as “a magnetic presence” and “a constantly fascinating sound technician” violinist Alena Baeva is considered one of the most exciting, versatile, and alluring soloists active on the world stage today. Possessing an extraordinary memory and passionate musical curiosity, she holds an already vast and rapidly expanding active repertoire, including over fifty violin concertos. Her regular sonata partner is the celebrated Ukrainian pianist Vadym Kholodenko with whom she has established a dedicated musical partnership of more than a decade.

Please note this concert is being livestreamed and some shots will include wide angle views of the audience.

Works and composers

Schumann Märchenbilder Op.113
Schubert Violin Fantasy Op.159
R Strauss Violin Sonata Op.18
Stravinsky The Fairy’s Kiss (extracts)