Violinist Leia Zhu in Gstaad Menuhin Festival 2022

Updated: May 3

British violinist Leia Zhu, who can look back on an almost dizzying career for her age of just 15, is coming to Gstaad with the German-Swiss pianist Benjamin Engeli.

The recital programme for Leia's Menuhin Festival debut includes:

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)

Adagio from Divertimento No. 15 in B flat major KV 287

Igor Stravinsky (1882-1971)

"Suite Italienne" from the ballet "Pulcinella"

Francis Poulenc (1899-1963)

Violin Sonata

Pablo de Sarasate (1844-1908)

«Playera», Spanish Dance No. 5, Op. 23 No. 1

«Zapateado», Spanish Dance No. 6, Op. 23 No. 2