Sunday 31 December 2017 11:30AM

Gary Hoffman cello; David Selig piano

Beethoven and Mendelssohn


  • Gary Hoffman cello
  • David Selig piano

Beethoven wrote his sprightly set of variations on Mozart’s hit tune ‘Ein Mädchen oder Weibchen’ from The Magic Flute during a visit to Berlin in 1796.

Gary Hoffman, one of today’s finest cellists, presents this joyful work in company with two captivating celebrations of melody, the cello sonatas Opp. 69 & 102 No. 1.

  • Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
        • 12 Variations on 'Ein Mädchen oder Weibchen' from Mozart's Die Zauberflöte in F major Op. 66
        • Cello Sonata in C major Op. 102 No. 1
        • Cello Sonata in A major Op. 69
  • Encore
  • Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)
      • Cello Sonata No. 1 in B flat major Op. 45
        • II. Andante

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