Details of Winchester Chamber Music Festival

FRIDAY 3 MAY

1.30 onwards Arrival at the Wessex Hotel, Paternoster Row, SO23 9LQ

                    (01962 861611)  Parking is available, at a charge. 

2.30-4.00  Study session in the Undercroft, with break for tea/coffee

5.30 Dinner in the Wessex Hotel

7.30 Concert in the Discovery Centre; London Bridge Trio, Tim Crawford

Dvorák: Terzetto Op. 74

Brahms: Violin Sonata No. 1 in G, Op. 78

Beethoven: Piano Trio in D major Op. 70/1, ‘Ghost’

                                          

SATURDAY 4 MAY

11.00 Open rehearsal, mainly on Mozart’s Sinfonia Concertante, in the 

Discovery Centre, followed by a brief study session on the Schwertsik 

piece and the Beethoven sonata that inspired it.       

6.00   Concert in the Discovery Centre; members of the London Bridge Trio, 

etc

Debussy: Cello Sonata

Arvo Pärt: work tbc

Debussy: Violin Sonata

Beethoven: Violin Sonata in A major, Op. 30/1

Kurt Schwertsik: ‘Unterwegs nach Heiligenstadt’ ( a contemporary 

response to Beethoven’s Op. 30/1 Violin Sonata) 

7.45 (Optional) Dinner in a nearby pre-booked restaurant

9.45 Late-evening concert in St Lawrence Church;

Sacconi Quartet and friends.

Richard Strauss: Metamorphosen (arranged for string septet)

  

SUNDAY 5 MAY

11.00 Concert in the Discovery Centre; Sacconi Quartet

Haydn: String Quartet in D, Op. 64/5, ‘Lark’

Korngold: String Quartet No. 3 in D, Op. 34

2.30-3.45 Study session in the Discovery Centre

5.30 Dinner in the hotel

7.00 Concert in the Discovery Centre; Sacconi Quartet and friends

Mozart: Sinfonia Concertante in E flat, K364 (arranged for 

string septet)

Dvorák: String Quartet in F major, Op. 96, ‘American’

Max Bruch: Octet for strings