Corbridge Chamber Music Festival

@ Queen’s Hall Arts Centre, Hexham

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04 August 2017 - 06 August 2017

Event on throughout each day, check the website for exact details

Varied prices depending on event

At St Andrew’s Church, Corbridge, Northumberland

Download the Festival brochure (includes ticket prices)

Please note tickets are not available online. Please contact the Box Office 01434 652477.

The Gould Piano Trio, Robert Plane and a host of distinguished colleagues once again convene in the exquisite Northumbrian village of Corbridge for three days of inspiring chamber music concerts.

With concerts throughout the day, music to please all tastes, and with Corbridge on the doorstep of Hadrian’s Wall Country and the glorious Tyne Valley, why not savour a summer weekend of uplifting chamber music, all heard in the crystal clear acoustics of historic St. Andrew’s Church.

Friday 4 August
Louise Farrenc: Clarinet Trio in E Flat op.44
Mendelssohn: Trio in C minor op.66
Weber: Clarinet Quintet in B flat op.34

Saturday 5 August
11.15 am
Twilight of the Tsars
Rachmaninov: Prelude no.3 op.23 and Polka de W.R.
Tchaikovsky: Souvenir un lieu cher op.42 no.1
Stravinsky: Suite from The Soldiers Tale for violin, clarinet & piano
Rachmaninov: Vocalise
Shostakovich: Trio no.1 op.8

Illustrated Talk given by James Lea exploring the Russian works being performed during the festival

7.30 pm
Mendelssohn: Konzertstucke no.1 for 2 clarinets & piano
Mark Simpson: Piano Trio ‘After Avedon’
Tchaikovsky: Piano Trio in A minor op.50

Candlelit Concert – One Thousand and One Nights
Mark Simpson: Echoes and Embers for clarinet & piano
Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade arr. Noack for clarinet & piano trio

Sunday 6 August
Festival Service
Schubert Mass in G
Mozart Ave verum
The Very Revd Chris Dalliston, Dean of Newcastle preacher
Corbridge Festival Singers & Festival Musicians
Marcus Wibberley organ
Martin Neary director

Rosamunde – Tea and scones will be served afterwards in the church
Britten: 3 pieces from Suite op.6 for violin & piano
Schubert: String Quartet in A minor no.13 D.804 ‘Rosamunde’
Britten: Sonata for cello & piano op.65

Haydn: Piano Trio in E minor Hob XV no 12
Mendelssohn: String Quintet in B flat op.87
Tchaikovsky: String Sextet ‘Souvenir de Florence’ op.70

Queen's Hall
Beaumont Street
NE46 3LS

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