A night with violinist Yury Revich at the Hippodrome

Published: 27 November 2020
Reporter: Vera Liber

Yury Revich and Matthieu Esnult Credit: Jonathan Fitas

The Vienna-based violinist Yury Revich is to be joined by French pianist Matthieu Esnult for a late evening concert on Saturday 5 December at The Hippodrome Casino in London’s Leicester Square. Revich plays on the Stradivari Violin “Princess Aurora” from 1709. Part of the ticket sales will go towards the Dreamland charity.

They will be joined for Saint-Saëns' The Dying Swan by Natascha Mair, Principal Dancer at English National Ballet.

The programme will be Claude Debussy: Arabesque No.1 Clair de Lune (arr.); Chevalier de Saint-Georges, Violin Concerto Op.2 No.1 (extract); Igor Frolov Fantasy on the themes of Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess; Camille Saint-Saëns: Le Cygne from Le Carnaval des animaux; Yury Revich: Medley Moto and Layers; Henri Vieuxtemps: Yankee Doodle; Jules Massenet: Meditation from Thaïs; Pablo de Sarasate: Carmen Fantasy.

A limited number of 'socially distanced' tickets are available.