Music Society Lunchtime Concert: Daniel Phillips & Victor Wang

Daniel Phillips playing violin and Victor Wang playing Piano
Date 28/05/2022 at 13.30 - 28/05/2022 at 14.30 Where Lee Hall, Wolfson College

Join us live in the Lee Hall for an hour-long lunchtime concert of violin and piano, performed by Daniel Phillips and Victor Wang.

Daniel Phillips playing violin and Victor Wang playing Piano

Programme

Claude Debussy, Sonata for Violin and Piano in G minor, L. 42, (1917)

Michael Gordon, Industry for Solo Cello and Electronics (transcribed for solo violin)

Irish trad. Paddy Fahy’s Reel

American trad. The Ashokan Farewell (arr. Dan Phillips)

Irish trad. Kerfunken Jig

 

Daniel Phillips is an MPhil Music student at Wolfson College. As an undergraduate, Dan studied music at the University of Manchester, where he was tutored in violin performance by Julia Hanson of the Royal Northern College of Music, and the soloist Sophie Rosa. He led the University of Manchester Chamber Orchestra in the second year of his degree, and regularly performed new chamber music. His violin playing is featured on several documentary film soundtracks, including the recent Docuseries House of Maxwell (BBC2, 2022), Alex Ferguson: Never Give in (Netflix, 2021), Charlie Hebdo: 3 Days That Shook Paris (Channel 4, 2015) and The Battle for Marjah (HBO, 2012).

Victor Wang is a fourth-year student at Selwyn College, where he is studying for the MPhil in Economic Research. He is active as a pianist and composer and has organised a series of solo recitals this year premiering his recent piano compositions. He also enjoys collaborative music-making, having previously featured in the Instrumental Award Scheme, as well as having performed Grieg’s Piano Concerto with Clare College Music Society.

 

Admission free with a retiring collection for the performers and WCMS.