Wed 15 January 2020
Main Auditorium, The Venue
Jonian-Ilias Kadesha - violin
Filippo Gorini - piano
Enescu - Menetrier for violin solo
Beethoven - Violin Sonata Op 30, No 3
Skalkottas - Petite Suite No 2
Brahms - Violin Sonata No 3
Jonian is currently completing his master’s at the Kronberg Academy with Antje Weithaas. He has performed widely in Europe at Wigmore Hall, Berlin Philharmonie, the Festspiele Mecklenburg Vorpommern, Progetto Martha Argerich, Heidelberger-Frühling, Lockenhaus, Musikdorf-Ernen and Hitzacker Festivals.
As a chamber musician Jonian has taken part in festivals across Europe, collaborating with Steven Isserlis, Ivry Gitlis, Nicolas Altstaedt, Thomas Demenga, Ilya Gringolts and Pekka Kuusisto. Jonian was selected by YCAT in 2018.
Jonian plays a Nicola Gagliano violin (18th century), kindly on loan from the Deutsche Stiftung Musikleben in Hamburg.
Filippo graduated with honours from the Donizetti Conservatory in Bergamo, and completed a Postgraduate Course at the Mozarteum University in Salzburg. He continues his studies with Maria Grazia Bellocchio and Pavel Gililov, and is mentored by Alfred Brendel.
He has performed on many prestigious stages such as the Berlin Konzerthaus, Leipzig Gewandhaus, and Elbphilharmonie in Hamburg.
Free admission, no booking required.