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Wed 21 Nov, 2018:
Mozart: Clarinet Quintet in A major, K581; Weber: Clarinet Quintet in B flat major, J182

To those familiar with the usual editions of Mozart’s Quintet, Julian Bliss’s first flourish – beginning on C below middle C and not on G as is...

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Thu 30 Jun, 2016:
David Bruce: Gumboots; Brahms: Clarinet Quintet in B minor, Op 115

Finding a contemporary piece to partner Brahms’s late Clarinet Quintet is not an easy task, but David Bruce’s 2008 composition Gumboots is...

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Thu 10 Sep, 2015:
Venables: The Song of the Severn, Op 43; The Pine Boughs Past Music, Op 39; Nine Songs

Cut from a musical cloth whose threads weave and wind their way back to the era of Finzi, Vaughan Williams and Butterworth, Ian Venables has also...

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Thu 16 Apr, 2015:
Shostakovich: String Quartets – No 4 in D major, Op 83; No 8 in C minor, Op 110; No 11 in F minor, Op 122

When I heard the Borodin Quartet play a Shostakovich quartet cycle in London back in the 1960s, it was a case of ‘eleven down, four to go’....

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Wed 23 Apr, 2014:
Into the Ravine: Works for Oboe Quintet and String Quartet – Michael Berkeley: Oboe Quintet (Into the Ravine); McCabe: String Quartet No 7 (Summer Eves); Adrian Williams: String Quartet No 4

All three works on this enterprising issue were premiered by the Carducci Quartet at the Presteigne Festival (which celebrated its 30th anniversary in...

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