Coco Tomita in Recital

Online from Holy Trinity Episcopal Church

Tue 15 Sept 8pm

Presented by Kate Molleson

Duration: approx. 1 hour 45 mins

Violin Sonata No. 5 in F major Op. 24 'Spring'

Poème
Ménétrier
Violin Sonata No 6
Violin Sonata No 2

Violin
Piano

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This brilliant young Japanese-born violinist gave a stunning performance aged 14 during the Lamp of Lothian’s 50th anniversary celebrations in 2017. Now she returns as winner of the Strings Final of BBC Young Musician 2020. From the dramatic symphonic sweep of Beethoven’s C minor sonata to the exciting perpetuum mobile that closes Ravel’s 2nd sonata her programme displays both the art of the virtuoso and the passion and vitality of her playing.

Holy Trinity Church, Haddington

Holy Trinity stands on the site of a Franciscan friary (the original ‘Lamp of Lothian’ before that title passed to St Mary’s Church nearby) which was built here in the 13th Century. The friary was demolished in 1572, and almost two centuries later, in 1769, work was begun on a ‘qualified’ Anglican chapel which was finally consecrated as Holy Trinity in 1815. The present chancel was added and the interior remodelled in an attractive neo-Byzantine style in 1930.

 

Holy Trinity Church, Haddington

Address

Holy Trinity Church, Haddington
EH41 3EX

Getting there by bus

Several Edinburgh to Haddington routes to the Market Street bus stop. All drop off in the High St, approx. 5 mins walk to the church.

Getting there by train

Edinburgh to North Berwick service every hour. Nearest station is Drem. Taxi info on station notice board.

Getting there by car

Haddington is 20 miles East of Edinburgh along the A1 dual carriageway. Travelling East take the first or second exit to Haddington. Venue at east end of town.

Accessibility

Parking:

Free on street car parking on road by church and around about. Drop off at the church is possible if the car driver can depart before the concert starts to avoid noise distractions, although the church garden / drive area is small and cannot accommodate too many cars.

Terrain:

Gravel path with flat access into venue

Induction Loop:
Yes

Toilets:
One toilet, not adapted.

Wheelchair Access:

Flat access via front door.

Location

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Accessibility

Parking:

Free on street car parking on road by church and around about. Drop off at the church is possible if the car driver can depart before the concert starts to avoid noise distractions, although the church garden / drive area is small and cannot accommodate too many cars.

Terrain:

Gravel path with flat access into venue

Induction Loop:
Yes

Toilets:
One toilet, not adapted.

Wheelchair Access:

Flat access via front door.