2019/20 Concerts

Sunday, 22nd September

KOTTOS
© Martin Mydtskov Rønne

Kottos

Playing recorders of all sizes, a Russian concert accordion, bouzouki and cello, KOTTOS are no conventional quartet. Once heard, never forgotten!

Joint presentation with Hexham Abbey Festival

Sponsored by
Patricia J Arnold & Co Ltd, Chartered Accountants
The Violin Shop, Hexham / Nordic Voices Festival

Tuesday, 15th October

© Tom Bowles
© Tom Bowles

Boxwood & Brass

Praised by one critic for having a sound that is ‘nothing short of revelatory’, Boxwood & Brass are specialists in wind music from the late 18th and early 19th centuries. They play an all-Beethoven programme for us.

Friday, 15th November

Zimro Trio
 

Zimro Trio

An exuberant force on the chamber music scene, the Zimro Trio play Mozart’s Kegelstatt Trio for us in a programme that also includes Copland’s Appalachian Spring and music by George Gershwin.

Tuesday, 28th January

Vadym Kholodenko
© Van Cliburn

Vadym Kholodenko

A brilliant young pianist who won the prestigious Van Cliburn International Piano Competition in 2013, Vadym Kholodenko comes to Hexham with a programme featuring masterpieces by Mozart, Schubert and Rachmaninov.

Thursday, 20th February

Sophie Rosa, Roberto Carrillo-Garcia and Gemma Beeson

Sophie Rosa, Roberto Carrillo-Garcia and Gemma Beeson

An  evening that will bring a smile to your face!  Sophie Rosa, Roberto Carrillo-Garcia and Gemma Beeson take us on a tour of Latin America and Europe – with a special focus on the music of Astor Piazzolla, the king of tango.

 

Monday, 16th March

Sacconi Quartet
© Alejandro Tamagno

Sacconi Quartet

One of today’s leading young string quartets, the Sacconi come to Hexham with a programme of chamber masterpieces by Haydn, Beethoven and Mendelssohn.

Friday, 3rd April

Pelléas Ensemble
© Alessandro Tear

Pelléas Ensemble

Prokofiev’s Romeo and Juliet and music by Debussy are at the heart of this programme by the talented Pelléas Ensemble, who won a Royal Philharmonic Society award for chamber ensembles in 2017.

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