A rare chance to hear two of the best-loved large-scale chamber music works side by side! The ensemble takes its name from the German-born, neoclassical artist and founding member of the Royal Academy, Johann Zoffany, whose paintings, as well as portraying eminent actors such as David Garrick, often depicted the nobility in their pursuit of musical entertainment.
Schubert | Octet in F D803 (1824)
Beethoven | Septet in E flat Op.20 (1799)
Manon Derome (violin)
Michael Trainor (violin)
Catherine Musker (viola)
Anthony Pleeth (cello)
Enno Senft (double bass)
Ben Mellefont (clarinet)
Emily Hultmark (bassoon)
Nigel Black (horn)
Conway Hall Sunday Concerts
Founded in the 1880s, our chamber music concert series is the longest-running of its kind in Europe. Conway Hall was purpose-built in 1929 to host concerts and lectures, and they have continued here until the present day. The ethos of “affordable classical music for all” still remains. Browse our website for more information about all our Spring 2020 Season music events, including concerts, pre-concert talks and recitals.
This event is in the Main Hall on the ground floor. For accessibility info: https://conwayhall.org.uk/about/visiting-us/
It is part of Conway Hall Ethical Society’s charitable programme and is tax-exempt.
Pre-Concert Recital by Royal College of Music Musicians, 5:30pm
This FREE Pre-Concert Recital will feature students from the Royal College of Music, and take place before the evening's Sunday Concert. This is a fantastic opportunity to witness the future generation of music stars, as they perform live on the Conway Hall stage.
Laura Embrey (violin)
Lavinnia Rae (cello)
Holly Redshaw (bassoon)
Iain Clarke (piano)
Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel | Piano Trio in D minor Op.11
Jennifer Higdon | Dark Wood