july, 2019

22jul1:00 pmAriana Kashefi2019 Summer Residency at The Wallace Collection

Event Details

City Music Foundation returns to The Wallace Collection for our 4th annual Summer Residency (22nd – 26th July). Featuring six CMF Artists, 2019 sees the residency expanded beyond the popular free lunchtime recitals to include a children’s concert, a performance for dementia sufferers, and an evening concert centered around Schubert’s ‘Trout Quintet’ with guest performer Sholto Kynoch.

2018 CMF Artist Ariana Kashefi (cello) presents the first lunchtime recital of the week with pianist Maksim Štšura.

Claude Debussy (1862 – 1918)
Sonata for cello and piano
i. Prologue
ii. Sérénade
iii. Finale

Gabriel Fauré (1845 – 1924)
Après un rêve

Johannes Brahms (1833 – 1897)
Cello Sonata No. 2 in F major, Op. 99
i. Allegro vivace
ii. Adagio affettuoso
iii. Allegro passionate
iv. Allegro molto

Ariana Kashefi has a wealth of experience performing solo and chamber music in venues including the Royal Albert Hall, Wigmore Hall, and Pierre Boulez Saal.

Ariana is a recipient of the Royal Philharmonic Society’s Julius Isserlis Scholarship and recently completed her studies in Berlin with Professor Frans Helmerson. She is also a Park Lane Group Young Artist, a recipient of the Making Music Award for Young Concert Artists and a Talent Unlimited artist. In 2018 she was a prize winner in the International Rubinstein competition in Berlin and a finalist In the Pierre Fournier Award, which took place at Wigmore Hall in London.

Ariana frequently performs as soloist with orchestras and this season includes concertos with the Narva Symphony Orchestra (Estonia), North London Symphony Orchestra, and the Janus Ensemble. As an orchestral musician, Ariana has also worked with the London Symphony Orchestra and has been invited on several tours with the Mahler Chamber orchestra.



(Monday) 1:00 pm


The Wallace Collection

Hertford House, Manchester Square, London W1U 3BN

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