Saturday 27 April 2019 7:30PM

Patricia Kopatchinskaja violin; Reto Bieri clarinet; Polina Leschenko piano

Enescu, Vivier, Bartók and more

Additional notes

Change of Programme
The programme for this concert has been amended from previously advertised and will now be as listed below:


  • Patricia Kopatchinskaja violin
  • Reto Bieri clarinet
  • Polina Leschenko piano

Three highly individual musicians – the Moldovan-Austrian-Swiss violinist, Swiss clarinettist and Russian pianist – come together in different permutations for a broad programme climaxing in a 1990 trio by the American Paul Schoenfield, which incorporates a variety of Jewish-influenced material.

  • Supported by CAVATINA Chamber Music Trust
  • George Enescu (1881-1955)
        • Violin Sonata No. 3 in A minor 'dans le caractère populaire roumain' Op. 25
  • Claude Vivier
        • Piece for violin and clarinet
  • Béla Bartók (1881-1945)
        • Contrasts for violin, clarinet and piano BB116
  • Interval
  • Leo Dick (b.1976)
      • Au contraire
        • The Grasshopper and the Ant
  • Francis Poulenc (1899-1963)
        • Sonata for clarinet and piano
  • Darius Milhaud (1892-1974)
      • Suite for clarinet, violin and piano Op. 157b
        • III. Jeu
  • Paul Schoenfield (b.1947)
        • Trio for clarinet, violin and piano

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