Saturday 27 April 2019 7:30PM

Patricia Kopatchinskaja violin; Reto Bieri clarinet; Polina Leschenko piano

Enescu, Vivier, Bartók and more


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
  • Encore
  • Francis Poulenc
        • Waltz

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