The St Paul’s Quartet’s concert will include Borodin’s most celebrated second string quartet, and Beethoven’s ‘Heiliger Dankgesang’ Quartet.
Following on from their project to record Stephen Dodgson’s chamber music for Naxos, the Karolos Ensemble present his first string trio, dating from 1951. They bookend their programme with two masterpieces for the genre by Schubert and Beethoven.
An evening of piano duet classics from by Irish pianist Clíodna Shanahan and Sunday Concerts Director of Music Simon Callaghan, with a chance to hear a charming set of miniatures by Cécile Chaminade, alongside Schubert, Mozart and Ravel. Funds raised will support the continuation of the concert series.
Prizewinners at the 2015 Wigmore Hall String Quartet competition, the Piatti Quartet are one of the most distinguished quartets of their generation. They perform frequently across the UK and abroad, and their recent recording on Champs Hill Records brought rave reviews, the BBC Music Magazine declaring ‘The Piatti Quartet are on fine form’.
Mexican guitarist Morgan Szymanski was highlighted as ‘one to watch’ by Gramophone magazine. For his second Conway Hall concert, he comes together with the Benyounes Quartet in a programme spanning more than two hundred years.