International Festival of Chamber Music 2019

1–3 March 2019

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Student Showcase Recital

Friday 1 March 2019 1.10pm
Harty Room, QUB

Free admission

Presented in association with Queen’s University School of Arts, English and Languages, featuring final-year and postgraduate performers.


 

Amatis Trio

Lea Hausmann (violin)
Samuel Shepherd (cello)
Mengjie Han (piano)

Friday 1 March, 7.30pm
Harty Room, QUB

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Mozart Piano Trio in C, K.548
Shostakovich Piano Trio no. 1, op. 8
*
Deirdre Gribbin New work (BMS commission*)
Mendelssohn Piano Trio no. 1, op. 49

*Commissioned with support from the Arts Council of Northern Ireland National Lottery funding scheme.


 

London Haydn Quartet

Catherine Manson violin
Michael Gurevich violin
John Crockett viola
Jonathan Manson cello

Saturday 2 March, 1.30pm
Sonic Arts Research Centre*, QUB

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Mozart         String Quartet in D, K.575
Haydn         String Quartet in B minor, op. 64 no. 2
Beethoven  String Quartet in D, op. 18 no. 3

*Please note the venue for this event. The Sonic Lab has a grid floor; patrons are advised not to wear shoes with narrow heels.


 

Isabelle van Keulen (violin) and Marianna Shirinyan (piano)

 

Saturday 2 March, 7.30pm
Harty Room, QUB

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We regret to announce that Isabelle van Keulen and Marianna Shirinyan are no longer to able to perform on Saturday 2 March. 

We are delighted to confirm that ALEXANDER SITKOVETSKY and WU QIAN have agreed, at very short notice, to take their place. 

The new programme is:

Schumann Violin sonata no. 2 in D minor, op. 121
*
de Falla Suite Populaire Espagnole
Grieg Violin sonata no. 3, op. 45

 

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Masterclass with Isabelle van Keulen

Sunday 3 March, 11.00am
(Coffee from 10.30 am)
SARC, QUB

Tickets: £10.00

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We regret to announce that Isabelle van Keulen is no longer able to take part in the masterclass.

We are delighted to confirm that her place will be taken by Catherine Manson, violinist from the London Haydn Quartet.

Students from the Royal Irish Academy of Music will perform works by Arensky and Bach.


 

Leon McCawley (piano solo)

Sunday 3 March, 3.00pm
Harty Room, QUB

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Mozart  Sonata no. 1 in C, K279
Beethoven  
Sonata no. 32 in C minor, op. 111
*

Schumann Abegg Variations, op.1
Hans Gál Three Sketches, op. 7
Brahms Klavierstücke, op. 119
Chopin  Polonaise-Fantaisie, op. 61


 

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