Manuel de Falla – Spanish Dance from “ La Vida Breve”
Jules Massenet - Meditation from “Thais”
Dmitri Shostakovich – Romance from the “Gadfly”
J.S Bach – Hess Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring
Pablo Sarasate – Zapateado
Edward Elgar - Salut d’amour
Eduardo di Capua/ Alfredo Mazzucchi – O Sole Mio
John Sheahan – The Marino Waltz
Frederic Chopin – Nocturne in C sharp minor
Eduard Lalo – 2nd mov from Symphonie Espagnole
Traditional – Danny Boy
Vittorio Monti – Czardas
NICOLE CRESPO O’DONOGHUE - VIOLIN
Nicole Crespo O'Donoghue, from Irish-Basque heritage, is an international, prize winning concert player. Sponsored by the BBVA and the Diputación of Bizkaia, she studied at the Royal Academy of Music in London with Professor Mateja Marinkovic.
Nicole has had the privilege of performing before King Philip and Queen Leticia of Spain and HRH Princess Anne in various occasions and in all major venues in London including the Royal Albert Hall. She has performed live for BBC Radio 3 and in the West End for Lord of the Dance. Nicole is proud to be a Concordia Artist.
MINA BELDIMANESCU – PIANO
Mina Beldimanescu graduated from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in 2015 as a student of Philip Jenkins, obtaining her Master of Performance degree with Distinction.
In 2009, she was awarded 1st prize in the National Music Competition organized by the Romanian Ministry of Education and Research. She is also a laureate of the Lilian Davies and Harold Caxton Prizes in London. She appears regularly as a chamber musician in Massachusetts, Costa Brava and Barcelona. Solo performances have also included performances at the Romanian Atheneum, the George Enescu Museum in Bucharest and St James Piccadilly in London.