The Viola Commissioning Circle
Viola Commissioning Circle

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

Commissioned for Timothy Ridout and underwritten by the VCC to accompany his performance of the Brahms Viola Sonatas. Co-commissioned by BBC Radio 3, Kammermusikfest Lockenhaus and further supported by Alan Sainer and Michael Gwinnell

World premiere on 10 May 2021 at Wigmore Hall by Timothy Ridout and Tom Poster.