Our opening concert features Martin Roscoe, one of Britain’s foremost pianists, who performs both in solo recitals and with leading orchestras.
Mozart Sonata in D K311
Schubert Sonata in C minor D958
Szymanowski 2 Mazurkas, Op. 62
Szymanowski Serenade de Don Juan (Masques), Op. 34 No. 3
Chopin 3 Mazurkas Op. 59
Chopin Nocturne in C minor, Op. 48 No. 1
Chopin Scherzo No. 2 in B flat minor, Op. 31
Beethoven 10 Variations on ‘Ich bin der Schneider Kakadu’
Scharwenka Piano Trio in G major, Op. 112
In March we have the Countess of Munster Trust concert. The Trust supports the best young British players and the Zephyr Wind Ensemble of London will play a varied programme.
Arnold Three Shanties
Barber Summer Music
Milhaud La cheminée du roi Rene
Rimsky Korsakov The flight of the bumblebee
Farkas Ancient Hungarian Dances
Natalie Clein, who gives a cello recital with Paul Lewis in April, was winner of both the BBC Musician of the Year and the Eurovision Competition for Young Musicians. Paul Lewis was recently voted Instrumentalist of the Year both for the South Bank Show and BBC Music Magazine. Like Natalie, he is now in demand all over the world.
Beethoven Cello Sonata in D major, Op. 102 No. 2
Webern 3 Kleine Stücke, Op. 11
Schubert Arpeggione Sonate
MacRae Three Pieces
Beethoven Cello Sonata in A major, Op. 69
The final concert is given by the well established and popular Sorrel Quartet who include two of the greatest string quartets in their programme.
Britten Three Divertimenti
Mozart Quartet K465 ‘Dissonance’