Tuesday 3 March 2015 7:30PM

2015 Annual Jacqueline du Pré Charity Concert

Bridge, Ravel, Schubert and more

Additional notes

Change of Running Order:
The running order for this concert has changed and will now be as listed below.

Archived

  • Guy Johnston cello
  • Navarra String Quartet
  • Sacconi Quartet

Two of Britain’s finest award-winning string quartets are joined by cellist Guy Johnston in a programme of contrasts – the brilliant textures and vibrant colours of Bridge and Ravel and the titanic Classical quintet by Schubert. This concert supports Britain’s oldest musical charity, The Royal Society of Musicians.

  • The Royal Society of Musicians of Great Britain (Reg. Charity)
  • Sponsored by J&A Beare Ltd
  • Frank Bridge (1879-1941)
        • Novelletten
  • Sir Peter Maxwell Davies (1934-2016)
        • Military March No.2 Op. 333 (world première) [1]
  • Maurice Ravel (1875-1937)
        • String Quartet in F major
  • Interval
  • Toby Young (b.1990)
        • Joy (for string nonet) (world première) [2]
  • Robert Saxton (b.1953)
        • RSM March for String Quartet on the name George Frideric Handel (world première) [3]
  • Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
        • String Quintet in C major D956
  1. Commissioned by the Royal Society of Musicians of Great Britain
  2. Commissioned by the Royal Society of Musicians of Great Britain
  3. Commissioned by the Royal Society of Musicians of Great Britain

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