Vivaldi's Four Seasons by Candlelight
Jul 15, 2023 at 20:00 — 21:45 (BST)
The exceptional musicians of the Piccadilly Sinfonietta perform Vivaldi's timeless classic, The Four Seasons, and other magnificent works by candlelight in the beautiful setting of St James Church, Piccadilly. A hugely appealing programme designed to help you celebrate the weekend in style!
'Stunning' - Classic FM
The Piccadilly Sinfonietta
Violin/guest leader to be confirmed
Warren Mailley-Smith (piano)
Bach - Piano Concerto No.1 in D minor
Vivaldi – Concerto for Violin in E minor 'La Stravaganza' no.2 in E minor, RV 279
Vivaldi – Four Seasons
Since its formation in 2017, the Piccadilly Sinfonietta have become a regular feature on the UK concert scene, giving up to 100 performances a year in some of the country’s most beautiful and prestigious venues. The ensemble comprises some of the most prodigious musical talent and performs exclusively with leading virtuoso soloists. The group performs under the artistic direction of its founder, concert pianist Warren Mailley-Smith and focuses on the virtuoso concerto repertoire of the baroque, classical and early romantic periods.
Here's a short extract of the Piccadilly Sinfonietta performing Spring from Vivaldi's Four Seasons: