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Jennifer Pike

Violinist and former Radio 3 New Generation Artist Jennifer Pike is in conversation with Clemency Burton-Hill, talking about her life as an international concert artist.

BBC New Generation Artists a few years on: violinist Jennifer Pike in conversation with Clemency Burton-Hill.
In this second programme in an occasional series, the violinist Jennifer Pike talks to Clemency about her life as an international concert artist. Jennifer Pike first came to fame in 2002 when at the age of twelve she was the youngest ever winner of the BBC Young Musician of the Year Competition, but it was six years later that she joined the BBC New Generation Artist scheme. Now, still only 26, she has become a popular figure on the concert scene. The programme includes music by Debussy, Beethoven, Clara Schumann and Rózsa.

45 minutes

Music Played

  • Antonín Dvořák

    4 Romantic pieces Op.75, no.2; Allegro maestoso

    Performer: Jennifer Pike. Performer: Tom Poster.
    • Chandos.
    • CHAN 10827.
    • 13.
  • Claude Debussy

    Sonata in G minor, 1st movement; Allegro vivo

    Performer: Jennifer Pike. Performer: Martin Roscoe.
    • Chandos.
    • CHAN 10667.
    • 7.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Sonata in A major Op.12`2, 1st movement; Allegro vivace

    Performer: Jennifer Pike. Performer: Tom Poster.
  • Clara Schumann

    No.1 of 3 Romances Op.22

    Performer: Jennifer Pike. Performer: Tom Poster.
    • Chandos.
    • CHAN 10762.
    • 9.
  • Miklós Rózsa

    Concerto Op.24, 3rd movement; Allegro vivace

    Performer: Jennifer Pike. Conductor: Rumon Gamba. Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic.
    • Chandos.
    • CHAN 10738.
    • 3.

Broadcast

Find out more about the New Generation Artists scheme

Find out more about the New Generation Artists scheme

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