Steven Leas Interview on Central Synagogue Concert Series

 

The international concert series at Central Synagogue London.

We interview head of Music at the synagogue, Cantor Steven Leas and also the Cellist Raphael Wallfisch.

 

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From Beethoven’s Mouth to Bloch’s Ear Concert
Wednesday 17th December, 7:30pm
Featuring Raphael Wallfisch Violin and John York Piano

In this concert Raphael Wallfisch, one of the most admired cellists of our time, and the pianist John Yorke will perform:
Three Pieces ‘From Jewish Life’ By Bloch.
and even and unpublished Sonate (1897)
Beethoven’s 12 Variations on a theme from Handel’s oratorio ‘Judas Maccabeus’
Schumann’s Five Pieces in Folk Idiom and Rachmaninov’s Sonata in G minor Op.19.

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