Coffee Concerts

Coffee Concert Dates for 2017-2018 season

Sunday 29th October 2017

Sunday 26th November 2017

Sunday 17th December 2017

Sunday 28th January 2018

Sunday 25th February 2018

Sunday 25th March 2018

at the University of Sussex, Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts.

Coffee Concert series       Sixth Season 2016–2017

Sunday 19 March 2017, 11.00 a.m.
Attenborough Centre
Trio Wanderer
Dvorak Piano Trio No. 4 in E Minor, Op. 90, B. 166 ‘Dumky’
Suk Elegie for piano, violin and cello Op. 23
– Interval –
Schubert Piano Trio No. 2 in E-flat major D. 929
Programme notes by Chris Darwin
Review of part 1 by Helen Simpson
Review of part 2 by Guy Richardson
Review by Richard Amey

Sunday 26 February 2017, 11.00 a.m.
Attenborough Centre
Castalian Quartet
Haydn String Quartet in B flat, Op.76 No.4 The Sunrise
Thomas Ades The Four Quarters
– Interval –
Beethoven String Quartet in F, Op.59 No.1 Rasumovsky
Programme notes by Chris Darwin
Review by Andrew Polmear
Review by Richard Amey

Sunday 29 January 2017, 11.00 a.m.
Attenborough Centre
Sean Shibe (guitar)
Dowland Forlorn Hope Fancy / Fantasia No.1A
Arnold Fantasy op 107
Walton 5 Bagatelles (1971)
– Interval –
Lennox Berkeley Sonatina Op 52/1
Britten Nocturnal after John Dowland Op 70
Programme notes by Helen Simpson
Review by Andrew Polmear
Review by Richard Amey

Sunday 18 December 2016, 11.00 a.m.
Attenborough Centre
Trio Isimsiz
Haydn Piano Trio in A flat, Hob. XV:14
Faure  Piano Trio in D minor, Op.120
– Interval –
Beethoven Piano Trio in D, Op.70 No.1 (Ghost)
(replacing Schumann Piano Trio No.3 in G minor, Op.110 originally billed)
Programme notes by Chris Darwin
Review by Andrew Polmear
Review by Richard Amey

Sunday 20 November 2016, 11.00 a.m.
Attenborough Centre
Olivier Stankiewicz (Oboe)
Amy Harman (bassoon)
Tom Poster (piano)
Couperin Ritratto dell’ amore,
the ninth Concert of Les Goúts Réùnis
(oboe, bassoon and piano)
(replacing Francaix Trio for oboe, bassoon and piano)
Dutilleux Sonata for oboe and piano (1947)
Saint-Saens Sonata for Bassoon and Piano, Op.168
Schumann 3 Romances, Op.94 (oboe and bassoon)
Jolivet Sonatine for oboe and bassoon (1963)
Poulenc Trio for oboe, bassoon and piano, FP 43
Programme notes by Guy Richardson
Review by Andrew Polmear
Review by Richard Amey

Sunday 23 October 2016, 11.00 a.m.
Brighton Dome Concert Hall
Heath Quartet
Haydn String Quartet in F sharp minor, Op 50 No 4
Tippett  String Quartet No 5
Dvorak String Quartet No 13, Op 106
Programme notes by Chris Darwin
Review by Richard Amey
Review by Andrew Polmear

Tuesday 20 September 2016, 7.30 p.m.
Brighton Dome Corn Exchange
Doric String Quartet
Haydn Quartet in D Op 64/5 ‘Lark’
Bartok Quartet No 4
Schubert Quartettsatz D703
Debussy String Quartet in G minor Op 10
Programme notes by Chris Darwin
Review by Richard Amey
Review by Joe Fuller
Review by Guy Richardson
Review by Helen Simpson

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