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Wigmore Hall Mondays: Laura van der Heijden and Petr Limonov

Live from Wigmore Hall, London. Cellist Laura van der Heijden and pianist Petr Limonov play sonatas by Shostakovich and Britten.

Live from Wigmore Hall, London.

Introduced by Fiona Talkington.

Laura van der Heijden, cello and Petr Limonov, piano play sonatas by Shostakovich and Britten.

Shostakovich: Cello Sonata in D minor Op. 40
Britten: Cello Sonata in C major Op. 65

Laura van der Heijden, cello
Petr Limonov, piano

Laura van der Heijden scored a sensational hit as winner of BBC Young Musician 2012. Her first Wigmore Hall lunchtime recital, given in company with regular duo partner Petr Limonov, presents two intensely haunting modern masterworks for cello.

58 minutes

Music Played

  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Sonata in D for cello and piano, op.40

    Performer: Laura van der Heijden. Performer: Peter Limonov.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Sonata in C for cello and piano, op.65

    Performer: Laura van der Heijden. Performer: Peter Limonov.

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