Oxford Coffee Concerts – Spring Season 2018

Sunday mornings, 11:15 – 12:15, at the Holywell Music Room, Oxford

April 2018

Adderbury Ensemble Chamber Orchestra, Directed by Christopher Bucknall

  • Bach: Easter Cantata, BWV 4 (Christ lag in Todesbanden)
  • Schütz: Osterdialog – Weib, was weinest du? SWV 443
  • Bach: Orchestral Suite no 2 in B minor, BWV 1067

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Adderbury Ensemble with Viv McLean (piano)

  • Mozart: String Quartet no 17 in B flat major, K458 (“The Hunt”)
  • Mozart: Piano Concerto no 21 in C major, K467

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Piatti String Quartet with Pierre Doumenge (cello)

  • Schubert: String Quintet in C major, op 163, D956

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Carducci String Quartet with Clare Hammond (piano)

  • Bartók: String Quartet no 4 in C major, Sz91
  • Schumann: Piano Quintet in E flat major, op 44

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Sacconi String Quartet

  • Haydn: String Quartet in F minor, op 55 no 2, Hob III:61 (“Razor”)
  • Janáček: String Quartet no 2 (“Intimate Letters”)

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May 2018

Adderbury Ensemble

  • Beethoven: String Quartet no 5 in A major, op 18, no 5
  • Mendelssohn: String Quartet no 6 in F minor, op 80

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Laura van der Heijden (cello) and Petr Limonov (piano)

  • Janáček: Pohádka (Fairy Tale)
  • Webern: Two Pieces (1899)
  • Webern: Three Little Pieces, op 11
  • Shostakovich: Cello Sonata in D minor, op 40

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Marmen String Quartet

  • Haydn: String Quartet in F sharp minor, op 50 no 4, Hob III:47
  • Ravel: String Quartet in F major

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Tom Poster (piano)

  • Mendelssohn: Songs Without Words (selection)
  • Maria Szymanowska: Nocturne in B flat major
  • Fanny Mendelssohn: Nocturne in G minor
  • Clara Schumann: Nocturne in F major, op 6 no 2
  • Schumann: Waldszenen, op 82 (Forest Scenes)
  • Schubert: Impromptu in G flat major, op 90 no 3, D899
  • Schubert: Impromptu in A flat major, op 90 no 4, D899

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June 2018

Daniel Lebhardt (piano)

  • Liszt: Après une Lecture du Dante: Fantasia quasi Sonata, S161-7
  • Schubert: Piano Sonata no 18 in G major, D894

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Navarra String Quartet

  • Artsybushev: Serenade in A major (from “Les Vendredis”)
  • Lyadov: Mazurka in D major (from “Les Vendredis”)
  • Blumenfeld: Sarabande in G minor (from “Les Vendredis”)
  • Schubert: String Quartet no 15 in G Major, op 161, D887

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Vertavo String Quartet

  • Haydn: String Quartet in F major, op 74 no 2, HOB III:73
  • Smetana: String Quartet no 1 in E minor (“From My Life”)

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Carducci String Quartet

  • Bartók: String Quartet no 3 in C sharp major, Sz 85
  • Beethoven: String Quartet no 8 in E minor, op 59 no 2

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