Sunday 26 May 2019 11:30AM

Sheku Kanneh-Mason cello; Isata Kanneh-Mason piano

Beethoven, Lutosławski, Mendelssohn and Bridge

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  • Sheku Kanneh-Mason cello
  • Isata Kanneh-Mason piano

Two members of the illustrious Kanneh-Mason family – cellist Sheku and his pianist sister Isata – join forces for Beethoven’s early but entertaining variations on one of Papageno’s songs from Mozart’s The Magic Flute (1796), Lutoslawski’s short but intense slow movement (1981), and Mendelssohn’s Bach-influenced Second Sonata of 1842-3.

  • Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
        • 12 Variations in F on 'Ein Mädchen oder Weibchen' from Mozart's Die Zauberflöte Op. 66
  • Witold Lutosławski (1913-1994)
        • Grave (Metamorphoses)
  • Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)
        • Cello Sonata No. 2 in D Op. 58
  • Encore
  • Frank Bridge (1879-1941)
      • 4 Short Pieces
        • II. Spring Song

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