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Details

Kings Place
90 York Way
Kings Cross

London
N1 9AG
England


Programme

Ludwig van BeethovenString Trio in G major, Op.9 no.1
Benjamin BrittenPhantasy Quartet for oboe and string trio, Op.2
Claude DebussyPrelude à l'après-midi d'un faune
Peter FribbinsLa Mirande

Performers

Philippe Graffin – violin
Capucine Prin – oboe
Roger Chase – viola
Lidy Blijdorp – cello

Programme Note

The famous French violinist Philippe Graffin is joined by friends Capucine Prin (oboe), Roger Chase (viola) and Lidy Blijdorp (cello), in a programme that features three oboe quartets. Mozart’s beautifully lyrical quartet is contrasted with Britten’s characterful but terser and more concentrated ‘Phantasy’ quartet. The new oboe quartet by Peter Fribbins is different again, inspired by the amazing music of French medieval composer Matheus de Sancto Johanne, who served the Avignon Pope in the late 1300s. Between these works comes Beethoven’s impressive G major String Trio, full of drive and energy, and an imaginative new arrangement for duo of Debussy’s famous Prélude by Robert Zuidam.

 

Part of the London Chamber Music Sunday Concerts series

More information https://www.londonchambermusic.org.uk/

Philippe Graffin

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