Mon 1 Jan 0001 - Mon 1 May 2017,
Simon Blendis, Jack Liebeck and Alexander Sitkovetsky – violin; Simon Oswell – viola; Christian-Pierre La Marca, Richard Lester – cello ; Amandine Savary - piano
J.S. Bach - “Goldberg” Variations, BWV 988 (arranged for string trio by D. Sitkovetsky) C. Saint-Saens – Barcarolle for Piano Quartet in F Major, Op. 108 J. Brahms – Piano Quartet No. 1 in G Minor, Op. 25
The string trio arrangement by Dmitry Sitkovetsky of one of the world’s greatest pieces – Bach’s “Goldberg” variations – has become a favourite at Festivals throughout the world. We continue with Saint-Saens’ sparkling Barcarolle for Piano Quartet Op. 108; an old favourite, Brahms’ Piano Quartet No. 1 with its famous “Gypsy” Rondo, is a suitably celebratory conclusion to our tenth Festival!
There is no dress code.
No babies permitted
Duration: 2 hours with interval