Essentially Elgar

Trinity Episcopal Cathedral begins its 2018/2019 Chamber Music in the Cathedral Series with Elgar, Brahms, and Bernstein in a program entitled “Essentially Elgar”, Monday, November 5, 2018, at 7:00 p.m. in the Cathedral, 310 W. 17th Street, Little Rock. Arkansas Symphony Co-concertmaster Kiril Laskarov will play the Violin Sonata in d minor with pianist Scott Carrell of Harding University. Mezzo-soprano Stephanie Smittle, accompanied at the piano by Trinity Cathedral Associate Director of Music Jason Pennington-Saugey, will present Leonard Bernstein’s delicious cycle of recipe songs: La Bonne Cuisine Française. Kiril Laskarov and Jason Pennington-Saugey will close the program with the Sonata for Violin and Piano in e minor of Sir Edward Elgar. Admission is $20, students free with I.D. Tickets are also available at the door. For more information, please contact Victoria Harden, Cathedral Director of Music and Organist, (501) 372-0294 or by email at

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Concert program:

Sonata No. 3 for violin and piano, Op. 108, Johannes Brahms



    Un poco presto e con sentimento

    Presto Agitato


La Bonne Cuisine Française, Leonard Bernstein

    Plum Pudding


    Tavouk Guenksis

    Rabbit at Top Speed


Sonata for violin and piano in e minor, Op. 82, Sir Edward Elgar



    Allegro, non troppo