Saturday 22 April 2017 11:30AM

Purcell School Chamber Concert

Ligeti, Brahms, Andrès, Bowen and Holst


Start your weekend with a morning concert performed by the brilliant young musicians of The Purcell School, consisting of an eclectic hour-long programme of chamber works of various contrasting forces, by ensembles that have been carefully chosen through pupil auditions. The Purcell School is one of the UK’s leading specialist music schools and holds the UNESCO Mozart Gold Medal in recognition of its unique contribution to music, education and international culture.

‘…it gives me great hope for the future of the music profession when I hear what these young people are capable of’ Sir Simon Rattle CBE

Watch a video of young musicians from The Purcell School performing at Wigmore Hall.

  • The Purcell School (Reg. Charity No. 312855)
  • György Ligeti (1923-2006)
        • Six Bagatelles
  • Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)
        • Clarinet Trio in A minor Op. 114
  • Bernard Andrès (b.1941)
        • Narthex
  • York Bowen (1884-1961)
        • String Quartet No. 2 in D minor Op. 41
  • Gustav Holst (1874-1934)
        • Hymns from the Rig Veda Op. 24

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