The Viola Commissioning Circle
Viola Commissioning Circle

Kurt Schwertsik "Haydn Lived in Eisenstadt" for Viola and Piano

A ten minute work for Timothy Ridout to accompany his performance of the Brahms Viola Sonatas at a BBC Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert on 10 May 2021

Commissioned for Timothy Ridout and underwritten by the VCC.  Co-commissioned by BBC Radio 3, Kammermusikfest Lockenhaus and further supported by Alan Sainer and Michael Gwinnell

World Premiere Wigmore Hall, London 10 May 2021
Timothy Ridout and Tom Poster