Wednesday 24 January 2018 1:00PM

Britten Sinfonia

Britten Sinfonia at Lunch

Additional notes

There is a pre-concert talk ahead of this concert at 12:15pm


  • Britten Sinfonia
  • Jacqueline Shave violin
  • Caroline Dearnley cello
  • Huw Watkins piano

Leo Chadburn’s new work for piano trio and electronics is set amongst chamber repertoire both new and old. The programme will showcase each instrument in the piano trio, from the softly-evolving cello melody in Philip Glass’s Orbit to the interaction of violin and piano in Arvo Pärt’s poignant Spiegel im Spiegel.

  • Heinrich Biber (1644-1704)
        • Mystery Sonata No. 1 The Annunciation
  • Philip Glass (b.1937)
        • Orbit
  • Leo Chadburn (b.1978)
        • Five Loops for the Bathyscaphe (London première) [1]
  • Arvo Pärt (b.1935)
        • Spiegel im Spiegel
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
        • Piano Trio No. 3 in B flat major K502
  1. Co-commissioned by Britten Sinfonia with the support of donors to the Musically Gifted campaign, and by Wigmore Hall with the support of André Hoffmann, president of the Fondation Hoffmann, a Swiss grant-making foundation

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