Monday 6 January 2020 7:30PM
Stephen Hough piano; Michael Collins clarinet; Castalian String Quartet
Brahms and Beethoven
This concert is part of CAVATINA U25s, a free ticket scheme for young people aged 8-25 years old. Please call the Box Office on 020 7935 2141 and quote “CAVATINA U25s” to book.
This concert will be approximately 2 hours in duration, including an interval
Ticket bookings are subject to a £3 booking fee. This fee covers the whole booking and is not per ticket.
- Stephen Hough piano
- Michael Collins clarinet
- Castalian String Quartet
Brahms’ intense interest in the clarinet blossomed towards the end of his life due to his friendship with Richard Mühlfeld, a leading exponent of the instrument. Here one of today’s finest clarinettists takes on Mühlfeld’s role, adding a beloved Beethoven work arranged by tonight’s pianist.
Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)
- Clarinet Sonata in F minor Op. 120 No. 1
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
- Violin Sonata in F Op. 24 'Spring' (arr. Stephen Hough for clarinet and string quartet)
- Clarinet Sonata in E flat Op. 120 No. 2
- Clarinet Quintet in B minor Op. 115