Sunday 18 November 2018 - 2.30pm
Rachel Roberts, viola

Julian Milford, piano

Click to link to Rachel Roberts' website Brahms: Sonata in F minor, op.120, no. 1

Hindemith: Solo Viola Sonata, op.25, no. 1

Vieuxtemps: Capriccio in C minor for viola solo, op. 55
Violist Rachel Roberts performs as soloist and chamber musician in the world’s leading venues such as Carnegie Hall in New York. She regularly plays at international festivals such as the Salzburg Music Festival. She has appeared as violist with the Tetzlaff String Quartet and the Nash Ensemble. Professor of Viola at the Guildhall School of Music & Drama, she frequently gives masterclasses across Europe, Asia and the U.K.

An English graduate of Oxford University, Julian Milford subsequently studied piano and piano accompaniment at the Curtis Institute and the Guildhall. He works as an accompanist and chamber musician with some of Britain's finest instrumentalists and singers, performing at major chamber music venues across Britain and Europe. Julian is the pianist and a founder member of the London Conchord Ensemble, founded in 2002, that has performed in venues such as the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam, the Palais des Beaux Arts in Brussels, the Library of Congress, and the Wigmore Hall.