Mon 1 Jan 0001 - Thu 3 May 2018,
Silver-Garburg piano duo in Schubert & Mendelssohn Octet
Silver-Garburg Piano Duo; Jack Liebeck & Alexandra Raikhlina violin; Simon Oswell viola; Gemma Rosefeld cello
Schubert: Sonata in B-flat major, D617, for four hands at piano
Schubert: Fantasie in D minor, D940, for four hands at piano
Mendelssohn: Octet Op. 20 – arr. for four hands at piano and string quartet
Schubert wrote some of the greatest music for four hands at piano. Tonight we hear two excellent examples. The Mendelssohn Octet is a perennial favourite and has been heard at the Festival before – but never in this arrangement, for string quartet and four hands at piano.
Duration: 2 hours 15mins with interval
Ticket includes entry to the preceding lecture at 5.30pm.
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