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06.10.2019

Wynton Marsalis and Nicola Benedetti Facebook Live Q&A

 (Photo credit Decca Classics:) Following the Decca Classics album release, composer Wynton Marsalis and violinist Nicola Benedetti discuss their collaboration on Marsalis’ Violin Concerto in D with a Facebook Q&A live stream. The concerto and its recording have also received multiple positive reviews, including one from The New York Times. Watch the Q&A below:

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22.09.2019

The Open Ears Project

The #OpenEarsProject is a new daily podcast from Clemency Burton-Hil & WNYC Studios in which people share stories about the #classicalmusicthat means the most to them. In this episode takes us back to the time she was ten and first heard #Beethoven’s heavenly #violin concerto – and what she has learned from it all these […]

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18.09.2019

New Website: The Benedetti Foundation

Please visit the new website for all of the latest information from The Benedetti Foundation, including application forms to the Benedetti Sessions in 2020.

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Benedetti Foundation 04.09.2019

The Benedetti Foundation.

I am so excited to announce that today The Benedetti Foundation opens applications for the first Benedetti Sessions in 2020. The Benedetti Foundation will provide variation, inspiration and enrichment, to the UK’s education system and communities. We are devoted advocates with a fierce approach towards pulling together individuals and organisations that too often work in […]

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29.07.2019

★★★★★ Reviews from the BBC Proms with National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain and Mark Wigglesworth

Nicola’s performance of Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto with NYO was met with rave reviews following the recent BBC Proms performance at the Royal Albert Hall in London. ★★★★★ The Guardian secure and expansive performance, meticulous preparation… Full review: https://www.theguardian.com/…/prom-12-nyo-nicola-benedetti-… ★★★★★ The Arts Desk There won’t be a more thrilling Prom this year. National Youth Orchestra of […]

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23.05.2019

Michael Garvey announced as Executive Director of the Benedetti Foundation

Nicola is delighted to reveal that Michael Garvey, current Director of BBC National Orchestra and Chorus of Wales, has accepted the role of Executive Director and is joining the team to help establish the Benedetti Foundation.   Over the coming year, Nicola intends to formalise her vision and expand her commitment to the education of […]

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