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Portsmouth Chamber Music Series 2017-18

The University of Portsmouth is excited to present the 2017-2018 season of Portsmouth Chamber Music Series. There is a great line-up of artists headed by the incomparable pianist Paul Lewis. Alongside classics by Haydn, Mozart and Beethoven, the series offers pieces such as the beautifully romantic piano quintet by Korngold, a recent quartet by Philip Glass, and Messiaen's superb Quartet for the End of Time.

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Monday 25th September, 2017: Paul Lewis (piano)
HAYDN Piano Sonata in C, Hob XVI/50
BEETHOVEN Six Bagatelles, Op. 126
BRAHMS 6 Klavierstücke, Op. 118
HAYDN Piano Sonata in G, Hob XVI/40

Monday 30th October, 2017: Van Kuijk Quartet
Nicolas Van Kuijk, Sylvain Favre-Bulle vlns, Grégoire Vecchioni vla, François Robin vc
MENDELSSOHN String Quartet in E minor, Op. 44 No. 2
JANÁČEK String Quartet No. 1
RAVEL String Quartet in F

Monday 27th November, 2017: Tamsin Waley-Cohen (violin) & James Baillieu (piano)
C. P. E. BACH Violin Sonata in D minor, H. 503
SCHUBERT Violin Sonata in A, D. 574
PROKOFIEV Violin Sonata No. 1 in F minor, Op. 80
C. P. E. BACH Fantasie in F minor, H. 536

Monday 29th January, 2018: Ensemble 360
Benjamin Nabarro, Claudia Ajmone-Marsan vlns, Ruth Gibson vla, Gemma Rosefield vc,
Adrian Wilson ob, Matthew Hunt cl, Amy Harman bsn, Naomi Atherton hn, Tim Horton pf
JANÁČEK Concertino
MOZART Quintet in E-flat for piano and winds, K. 452
KORNGOLD Piano Quintet in E, Op. 15

Monday 19th March, 2018: Gould Trio & Robert Plane
Benjamin Frith piano, Lucy Gould violin, Alice Neary cello, Robert Plane clarinet
BEETHOVEN Piano Trio in E-flat, Op. 1 No. 1
BRAHMS Clarinet Trio in A minor, Op. 114
MESSIAEN Quatuor pour la fin du temps

Monday 16th April, 2018: Marmen Quartet
Johannes Marmen, Ricky Gore vlns, Bryony Gibson-Cornish vla, Steffan Morris vc
MOZART String Quartet in G, K. 387
PHILIP GLASS String Quartet No. 3 ‘Mishima’
BEETHOVEN String Quartet in A minor, Op. 132

Tickets available from the Portsmouth Guildhall: 0844 453 9028

£18 full price, £16 concessions: book all six concerts and get a 20% discount – £86.40 for the whole season (£76.80 concs). Prices include booking fee and restoration levy.

All concerts start at 7.30pm at the Portsmouth Guildhall. Seating is unreserved with doors open from 7pm.

For further information, contact music@port.ac.uk or 023 9284 3023

Web: www.port.ac.uk/musicintheround

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