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Saturday 6 October 2007 at 8pm
An Evening with Elgar
The English Piano Trio
Jane Faulkner violin, Justin Pearson cello, Timothy Ravenscroft piano
with Neil MacTaggart violin, Morgan Goff viola
David Graham narrator
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The programmes that this trio have devised are part performance and part exploration of the background of the composer's thoughts and life. This evening's performance will explore the influences on the quintet and other works including the cello concerto. This year is the 150th anniversary of the composer's birth.
Saturday 27 October 2007 at 8.pm
Eleanor Fagg violin
Sonata in F major K377 ~ Mozart
Every year we are delighted to present a recital in collaboration with the Countess of Munster Musical Trust. Every year this organisation selects 20 young artists who have started their professional careers and who show really exceptional gifts.
Eleanor led the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain and also many of the orchestras and ensembles at the Royal College of Music. She is currently studying at the Mozartium in Salzburg.
Saturday 24 November 2007 at 8.00pm
Andrew Brownell piano
Runner-up in the 2006 Leeds International Piano Competition.
"Des Abends" Fantasiestucke Op12 ~ Schumann
For many years we have arranged recitals by finalists in the Leeds Piano Competition and this year we are pleased to welcome Andrew Brownell.
Saturday 16 February 2008 at 8.00pm
The Carducci String Quartet
Matthew Denton, Michelle Fleming violins
Quartet in D major Op.50, No.6 "Frog" ~ Haydn
Winners of the 2004 Kuhmo Competition, Finland and the 2005 Bordeaux International String Quartet Competition, the Carducci are recognised as one of Europe's top young quartets.
"....The Carducci were stunning...they are clearly musicians of high intelligence" The Times.
Saturday 8 March 2008 at 8.00pm
Anna Stokes flute Andrew Joyce cello
Programme to include
The Emanuel Ensemble was founded by Anna Stokes in 2001 and focuses on music for flute and string trio or flute, cello and piano.
Having worked with the internationally renowned flautist Susan Milan, Yonty Soloman and the Chilingirian Quartet, they have gone on to give recitals at the Wigmore Hall, Purcell Room-South Bank, Leeds International Concert Series, V&A Museum and the National Gallery.
|The Club gratefully acknowledges the support of: Artsouthest; Steinway and also publicity from The Frost Partnership, Estate Agents.
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