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Concert: Georgia Koumentakou

24 October 2022
12:30 - 13:30

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24 October 2022
12:30 - 13:30





  • Georgia Koumentakou, violin
  • Katsura Mizumoto, piano


Who is Georgia Koumentakou?

Georgia is ten years old and has been playing the violin since the age of three and a half. The half-violin on which she will perform the programme of this concert belonged to the Belgian violinist Irma Sèthe (1876-1958) and is now part of KBR’s collection.

KBR is happy to make its heritage available to the younger generation, and this concert, which brings together a remarkable instrument and the talent of the young Georgia, is a concrete example of this.

After years of silence, this violin with its fascinating history is once again vibrating under the fingers of the young girl.


Get to know Georgia Listen to the podcast about Irma Sèthe



Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), 3e Partita BWV 1006 (Preludio – Loure – Gavotte en Rondeau) (KBR, Mus. 658 C 7, Fonds Eugène Ysaÿe)

Henry Vieuxtemps (1820-1881), 4e Concerto opus 31 (KBR, Mus. Ms. 4351, dépôt Fondation Roi Baudouin)

Henryk Wieniawski (1835-1880), Polonaise opus 4 (KBR, Mus. 807 C, Fonds Eugène Ysaÿe)

Jeno Hubay (1858-1937), Carmen fantaisie brillante



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