Programme

Friday September 27th to Sunday September 29th 2019

Festival schedule of events

FRIDAY 27TH SEPTEMBER
3:30-5:30pm

Richard Wigmore study session on Schumann and Elgar Piano Quintets in in St Marys Church – £15 payable on the door

7:00pm

Concert in St Marys Church – The FItzwilliam String Quartet with pianist Anna Tilbrook – £15

  • Schubert “Sehnsucht” D.636
  • Roderick Williams Fremd bin ich ( Welsh première)
  • Schumann Piano Quintet in E-flat major, Op. 44
  • Elgar Piano Quintet in A minor, Op. 84
SATURDAY 28TH SEPTEMBER
10:00-11:00am

Richard Wigmore study session on Tchaikovsky’s Souvenir de Florence in The Swan Hotel – £7.50 payable on the door

11:30am-12:30pm

“50 years of the FSQ”. Interview of quartet by Richard Wigmore in The Swan Hotel – £7.50 payable on the door

2:30pm

Screening of John Bridcut’s film “Elgar: The Man Behind the Music!” in RIchard Booth’s cinema followed by Q&A session with Richard Wigmore – £10

8pm – Please note change of Start Time & Venue

VENUE WILL NOW BE ST MARY’S CHURCH – NOT Booth’s Bookshop – The Fitzwilliam String Quartet and The Dragonfly Ensemble – £15

  • Suk Meditation on the Old Czech Chorale St Wenceslas Op 35a
  • Borodin String Quartet No 2, in D major
  • Dohnanyi Serenade in C major Opus 10
  • Tchaikovsky Souvenir de Florence. String Sextet in D minor, Opus 70
SUNDAY 29TH SEPTEMBER
10:00-11:00am

Richard Wigmore study session on Shostakovich String Quartet’s Nos 10 & 11, in The Swan Hotel – £7.50 payable on the door

3:30pm

“Shostakovich Inspired!” event in Brecon Theatre – £15/£7.50 concessionary for under 25s