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Napier Notes - Alexandra Prentice recital

Napier Notes concerts at the Scottish Arts Club - Violinist Alexandra Prentice, accompanied by pianist, Jamie Lang. Club Room, Friday 23rd November, 6.30pm, by donation.
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Programme:
A. D'Ambrosio - Canzonetta No.1, Op.6
G. Fauré - Après un rêve 
M. Ravel - Berceuse sur le nom de Gabriel Fauré
P. Tchaikovsky - Souvenir d'un lieu cher, Op.42 (Scherzo and Mélodie) 

M. Ravel - Pavane pour un infante défunte 
S. Prokofiev - 5 Mélodies, Op.35
A. Copland - Hoedown from Rodeo

Artist bios
Alexandra Prentice recently graduated from Edinburgh Napier University with a First Class Honours Degree. Having first studied under Lucy Cowan, she continued her studies with Simon Rawson at university, and is currently taught by Gina McCormack. Throughout university, Alexandra has had many performance opportunities, including performing the first movement of Mozart’s Violin Concerto No.3 with the Edinburgh Napier Chamber Orchestra, which she led in her final year. As a keen chamber musician, Alexandra has performed in venues throughout Edinburgh with string quartets and ensembles, including the Usher Hall for the Edinburgh Napier graduations. Earlier this year, she was a finalist for the Edinburgh String Quartet Competition. In the near future, Alexandra is looking to study a Masters inperformance.

Jamie Lang graduated from Edinburgh Napier University in 2015 with a Bachelors degree in Music with first class honours. Throughout his time at Napier he enjoyed developing his playing in solo classical performance under the tuition of Simon Coverdale and also in other areas such as chamber music and jazz. Since graduating he has focused on teaching and gaining experience in accompaniment with a view to go on to further study in this area in the coming years.