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Details

Wigmore Hall
36 Wigmore St
London
W1U 2BP
England


Programme

Ludwig van BeethovenString Quintet in C major 'Storm', Op.29
Ben ComeauNew work (world premiere)
Ralph Vaughan WilliamsPhantasy Quintet

Performers

Britten Sinfonia

Programme Note

Vaughan Williams’ Phantasy for string quintet, which displays his distinctive and expressive style, was dedicated to William Wilson Cobbett, whose famous competition encouraged young composers to write chamber music.

Winner of our own Cambridge University Composers’ workshop , Ben Comeau’s work receives its première and we hear Beethoven’s transitional and tumultuous quintet The Storm.

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This concert is part of the following series:

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