We are thrilled to be welcoming back one of our favourite stars – Yury Revich – to perform at the first in our European Classics concerts with Awakening on Tuesday 14 June…
Yes, the dazzling virtuoso, Yury Revich, will be back with one of the world’s most popular and beautiful violin concertos: Bruch’s Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor, Op. 26.
‘Full-blooded authority, fleet-fingered dexterity, innate musicality, and substantial accuracy…’The Strad
This fabulous concert includes some of the best loved works from the repertoire including Ravel’s Homage to Couperin based on a traditional Baroque suite and Schubert’s youthful First Symphony, written when he was just 16.
In addition, we are very excited to be performing the UK Première of a new work by Yury Revich himself: Awakening (The Blue Version).
Austrian violinist and composer Yury Revichis no ordinary musician. He has been featured by the likes of Vogue, Forbes Magazine, The Times, Die Zeit Magazin, etc.
Winner of the ECHO Klassik Award, the International Classical Music Award, his recording of Saint-Georges double concertos was listed on the US Billboard classical charts in 2021.
Over the last decade, Yury has been a passionate advocate for various charitable and philanthropic causes. Among his projects is the Austrian Gala Charity All for Autism which he started in 2015. He created and hosted the Dreamland Gala for UNICEF for years.As a soloist he performed at the major concert halls across Europe with some of the finest conductors and orchestras. As a prize-winning recording artist, he recorded 9 CDs for various labels, including SONY and NAXOS.
Since 2021, Yury has been an Honorary Representative of UNICEF Austria. Under the invitation of the Austrian president, Yury performed at, curated, and directed the concert dedicated to the Day of Austria at the 2021/2021 World Expo in Dubai.
European Classics: Awakening
Tuesday 14 June, 7.30pm
St George’s Hanover Square, London
Conductor George Jackson
Violin Yury Revich
Ravel Tombeau de Couperin
Bruch Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor, Op.26
Schubert Symphony No. 1 in D major, D.82
Yury Revich Awakening (The Blue Version) UK Première