Saturday 9 June 2018 11:30AM

Purcell School Chamber Concert

Grieg, Delibes, Humperdinck and more


The brilliant young musicians of The Purcell School perform an eclectic hour-long programme of chamber works – the perfect way to start your weekend. 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

  • The Purcell School (Reg. Charity No. 312855)
  • Edvard Grieg (1843-1907)
      • Violin Sonata No. 3 in C minor Op. 45
        • I. Allegro molto ed appassionato
  • Léo Delibes (1836-1891)
      • Lakmé
        • Flower Duet (Viens, Mallika ... Sous le dôme épais)
  • Engelbert Humperdinck (b.1936)
        • Abendsegen
  • Ástor Piazzolla (1921-1992)
        • Oblivion
        • La muerte del Angel
  • Antonín Dvořák (1841-1904)
      • Piano Quintet No. 2 in A Op. 81
        • I. Allegro ma non tanto
  • Francis Poulenc (1899-1963)
      • Trio for oboe, bassoon and piano
        • II. Andante
        • III. Rondo
  • Dmitry Shostakovich (1906-1975)
      • String Quartet No. 3 in F Op. 73
        • I. Allegretto
        • III. Allegro non troppo

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