The Yehudi Menuhin School
Type: Concert
Date: Friday 25 June 1999

The Yehudi Menuhin School

Benjamin Marquise Gilmore violin and Olga Sitkovetsky piano
Falla: Danse Espagnol (La Vida Breve)

Emmanuel Despax piano
Beethoven: 32 Variations

Leonard Elschenbroich cello and Irina Botan piano
Fauré: Elegy

Simone Lamsma violin and Olga Sitkovetsky piano
Sarasate: Carmen Fantasie

Wu Qian piano
Liszt: Rhapsody No. 2

Nicola Benedetti violin and Irina Botan piano
Vieuxtemps: Rondino

Elena Hull double bass
Gliere: Scherzo

Irina Botan piano
Scriabin: Etude in C# minor and F# minor

Alexander Sitkovetsky violin and Olga Sitkovetsky piano
Wieniawski: Variations on an original theme


The Shaldon Festival Committee expressed its sadness at the recent death of Lord Menuhin on 12th March 1999.

The programme note includes:

Nicola Benedetti is 11 and lives in Scotland. She was one of the two young violinists who performed the Bach Double Concerto at Yehudi Menuhin's memorial service, and only ten days ago she played to Prince Edward.

Parking Map for St Peter's Church, Shaldon


St Peter’s Church, Bridge Road, Shaldon, TQ14 0DB


1. Long Stay Public Carpark ½ mile from the church, reached through the village or off the A379 coast road to Torquay, postcode TQ14 0HP – 381 spaces, “pay & display” during the day but free after 6.00pm. Allow 15 minutes for the blue walking route shown.
2. Short Stay Public Carpark, opposite the church, postcode TQ14 0BP – 48 spaces, “pay & display” subject to a short stay 4 hour limit during the day but free after 6.00pm.
3. Extra parking – limited space adjoining the recreation ground reached from Ringmore Road but with easy pedestrian access to the Church along the estuary embankment. If using this area, please park “tidily” to maximise the usable space; this area is only available for parking as a special arrangement for the Festival.


Please telephone Malcolm Watson on 01626 873492 if you need help with letting someone alight at the church and/or need seating space for a wheelchair. In addition, there are a very few parking spaces close to the church which we can reserve for those with mobility difficulties on a first come, first served, basis.