Violinist, Charlie Siem returns to the Manoel

World-renowned violinist Charlie Siem returns to the Manoel for a one-off recital on Monday 25th April 2016 at 8pm. He will be accompanied by Maltese pianist Julian Dyson.

Charlie Siem first performed at the Manoel in October 2014 with the Malta Philharmonic Orchestra. He is one of today’s foremost young violinists. Educated at Eton College, he later read Music as an undergraduate at Cambridge University and from 1998 to 2004 he studied with Itzhak Rashkovsky in London at the Royal College of Music, and from 2004 he has been mentored by Shlomo Mintz.

Siem has appeared with many of the world’s finest orchestras, including the London Symphony Orchestra, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra, Czech National Symphony Orchestra, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra and the Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra.

Charlie will be accompanied on the piano by Julian Dyson. Julian won a Scholarship to the Yehudi Menuhin School and was later awarded a Scholarship to the Royal College of Music. Julian has performed in many London venues including the Purcell Room, Wigmore Hall, the Barbican, St. John’s Smith Square, the Houses of Parliament and has performed recitals for music societies across the UK.

The programme for the 25th April recital includes Beethoven’s Kreutzer-sonata, Grieg’s Violin sonata No. 3 in C minor and Ole Bull’s Cantabile doloros e Rondo giocoso. There will be a pre-recital talk at 7.15pm for ticket holders.

Tickets from www.teatrumanoel.com.mt, bookings@teatrumanoel.com.mt or 2124 6389.

Monique Chambers

Monique Chambers

Monique started indulge in 2011 and has since created Indulge Me GIFT and Indulge Me FOOD and volume 1 of The Artists Directory - Malta. A marketing professional by trade, Monique's passion is to promote local talent and Malta in general. Free time is her biggest indulgence, when she can tinker in her craft room or the kitchen, or be selfish with a book, the sofa and good glass of wine (of course, wearing something beautiful and with freshly coiffed hair!)

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