2018

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MAY 17, 2018. Italian Academy

Sherezade Panthaki, soprano
Four Nations Ensemble
Illustrated talk by Tav Holmes

Leclair - Second Musical Recreation  
Clérambault - L'Isle de Délos
Devienne - Trio for flute, violin and cello in G minor
Telemann - Paris Quartet No.5 in A major

 


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APRIL 19, 2018. Italian Academy

Vsevolod Dvorkin, piano
Sergey Antonov, cello

Illustrated Talk by Stephen Johnson

Bach - Cello Suite No.1 in G major
Mendelssohn - Cello Sonata No.2 in D. major
Liszt - Piano Sonata in B minor

 


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APRIL 12, 2018. Italian Academy

Fretwork
Illustrated talk by Richard Boothby

J.S. Bach - Art of Fugue

 

 

 

 


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February 7, 2018. bohemian national hall

Alexander Kobrin, piano
Philippe Quint, violin
Milena Pajaro van de Stadt, viola
Zlatomir Fung, cello
Brook Speltz, cello
Ji in Yang, violi
Illustrated talk by Damian Fowler

Taneyev - Piano Quintet in G minor, Op. 30
Arensky - String Quartet No. 2 in A minor


2017

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december 14, 2017. bohemian national hall

Ying Quartet
Joseph Anderer, horn
William Short, bassoon
Alexander Bedenko, clarinet
Brendan Kane, double bass
Illustrated talk by Misha Donat

Schubert - Octet

 

 


november 16, 2017. Italian academy

Ariel Quartet
Mark Steinberg, violin
Ignat Solzhenitsyn, piano
Illustrated talk by Ignat Solzhenitsyn

Beethoven - Violin Sonata No. 9 in A major, Op. 47 Kreutzer Sonata
Tchaikovsky - String Quartet No. 1 in D major, Op. 11
Janacek - String Quartet No. 1 Kreutzer Sonata

 


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OCTOBER 26, 2017. Italian academy

Endellion String Quartet
Illustrated talk by David Waterman

Haydn - String Quartet in G major, Op. 54 No. 1
Beethoven - String Quartet No. 12 in E flat major, Op. 127
Schubert - Quartettsatz in C minor, D703
 

 


May 17, 2017. italian academy

Benjamin Hochman, piano
Joseph Anderer, horn
Alexander Bedenko, clarinet
William Short, bassoon
Anna Urrey, flute
Katherine Needleman, oboe
Illustrated talk by Stephen Johnson

Mozart - Quintet in E flat major for piano and winds, K452
Rimsky-Korsakov - Quintet in B flat major
Poulenc - Sextet for piano and wind quintet, Op. 100


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april 19, 2017. italian academy

Stephanie Chase, violin
Sophie Shao, cello
Todd Crow, piano
Illustrated talk by Stephen Johnson

Robert Schumann - Five Pieces in Folk Style for cello and piano, Op. 102
Johannes Brahms - Sonata in G major for violin and piano, Op. 78
Clara Schumann - Piano Trio in G minor, Op. 17


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february 23, 2017. italian academy

Arnaud Sussmann, violin
Michael Brown, piano
Illustrated talk by Nicholas Chong

Smetana - From My Homeland Op. 128
Suk - 4 Pieces for Violin and Piano, Op.17
Janáek - Violin Sonata
Dvoák - Romantic Pieces, Op. 75


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january 26, 2017. italian academy

Arnaud Sussmann, violin
Emily Daggett Smith, violin
Paul Neubauer, viola
Rafael Figueroa, cello
Vsevolod Dvorkin, piano
Illustrated talk by Stephen Johnson

Schubert Arpeggione Sonata,D821
Brahms Piano Quintet in F minor, Op. 34


2016

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october 5, 2016. italian academy

Dmitry Sitkovetsky, violin
Dov Scheindlin, viola
Sergey Antonov, cello
Ignat Solzhenitsyn, piano
Illustrated talk by Paul Berry

Mozart - Prelude and Fugue in D minor for string trio, K404a No. 1
J.S. Bach - Fifteen Sinfonias, BWV 787801 (arr. D. Sitkovetsky)
Mozart - Piano Quartet in E flat major, K493


2015

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JUNE 11, 2015. LONDON

Aleksei Kiseliov, cello
Itamar Golan, piano
Illustrated talk by Iain Birnside

Britten - Cello Sonata, Op. 65
Shostakovich - Cello Sonata, Op. 40


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JUNE 10, 2015. LONDON

Ferenc Rados, piano
Illustrated talk by Misha Donat

Beethoven - Piano Sonata in A flat major, Op. 26
Schubert - Piano Sonata in D major, D850
 


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May 13, 2015. london

Rachel Podger director/violin
Brecon Baroque
Illustrated talk by Richard Wigmore

Handel - Trio Sonata in D major, Op. 5 No. 2, HWV 397
Handel - Trio Sonata in G minor, Op. 2 No. 8, HWV 393
Handel - Violin Sonata in A major, Op. 1 No. 3, HWV 361
Geminiani - Violin Sonata in D minor, Op. 4 No. 8
Purcell - 10 Sonatas in 4 parts: No. 6 in G minor, Z807in E flat major 12 Sonatas of 3 parts: No. 6 in C major, Z795; No. 3 in D minor, Z792
Boyce - Sonata No. 1 in A minorAvison Sonata for harpsichord, 2 violins and cello in D major, Op. 8 No. 3


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april 25, 2015. london

Iakov Zats, viola
Vsevolod Dvorkin, piano
Illustrated talk by Stephen Johnson

Liszt - Années de pèlerinage. Première année: Suisse
Berlioz, arr. Liszt - Harold en Italie
 

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March 26, 2015. london

Vsevolod Dvorkin, piano
Jasmine Choi, flute
Alexander Bedenko, clarinet
Timothy Rundle, oboe
Laura Vincent, bassoon
Geremia Iezzi, horn
Illustrated talk by Richard Wigmore

Mozart - Quintet in E flat major for piano and winds, K452
Rimsky-Korsakov - Quintet in B flat major
Poulenc - Sextet for piano and wind quintet, Op. 100


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March 2, 2015. london

Gyula Rab, tenor
Aldemir Tokov, piano
Thomas Harris, piano
Yekaterina Lebedeva, piano
Illustrated talk by Patrick Bade

Chopin - Polish Songs: Op. 74 Nos. 1, 2 & 3
Chopin - Scherzo No. 3; Nocturne, Op. 27 No. 2; Ballade No. 1
Liszt - Tre sonetti di Petrarca
Liszt - Sonetto di Petrarca No. 104; Paraphrase on Verdi’s ‘Rigoletto’
Bellini - I puritani: ‘A te, o cara’
Verdi - Rigoletto: ‘Ella mi fu rapita! … Parmi veder le lagrime’


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february 25, 2015. london

The Endellion String Quartet
Poetry by Ruth Padel

Beethoven - String Quartets, Op. 18 No. 6 & Op. 131


february 2, 2015. london

Danilo Mascetti, piano
Illustrated talk by Stephen Johnson

Liszt - Grandes Études de Paganini, S141; 12 Lieder von Franz Schubert, S558 (selection)
Pabst - Illustrations of Tchaikovsky’s ‘The Queen of Spades’ Stravinsky - The Firebird (excerpts)


january 24, 2015. london

Rachel Brown, flute
Madeleine Easton, violin
Richard Boothby, viola da gamba
Mahan Esfahani, harpsichord
Illustrated talk by Norman Lebrecht

C.P.E. Bach - Sonata in D major for viola da gamba and harpsichord, Wq. 88
Benda - Sonata XI in D major for violin and basso continuo
Quantz - Trio Sonata in A minor, QV 2:Anh. 34
Frederick II (‘the Great’) of Prussia - Sonata in C major for flute and basso continuo, SpiF 40
J.S. Bach - Trio Sonata in C minor from The Musical Offering, BWV 1079
 


2014

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december 4, 2014. 20th century theater, london

Philippe Graffin, violin
David Adams, viola
David Waterman, cello
Alasdair Beatson, piano
Illustrated talk by the performers

Schumann - Piano Trio No. 1 in D minor, Op. 63
Fauré - Piano Quartet No. 2 in G minor, Op. 45


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november 5, 2014. 20th century theater, london

Zemlinsky Quartet
Vsevolod Dvorkin, piano
Illustrated talk by Iain Burnside

Pre-concert talk by Patrick Bade

Dvořák - Piano Quintet No. 2 in A major, Op. 81
Smetana - String Quartet No. 2 in D minor


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october 14, 2014. 20th Century theater, london

Mahan Esfahani, harpsichord
Kati Debretzeni, violin  
Richard Boothby, viola da gamba  
Illustrated talk by Philipp Blom

Marais - La Sonnerie de Ste Geneviève du Mont-de-Paris (The Bells of St Genevieve)
Leclair - Sonata in C minor, Op. 5, No. 6 'Le Tombeau'
Rameau - Concerts Nos. 3 & 5 from the Pièces de clavecin en concerts
A. Forqueray - La Forqueray, La Leclair, La Rameau
from the Pièces de viole avec la basse continue
C.P.E. Bach - Keyboard Sonata in F sharp minor, Wq 52/4


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october 1, 2014. 20th century theater, london

Olivia Ray, mezzo-soprano
Ania Safonova, violin
Oleg Kogan, cello
Ronan O'Hora, piano
Illustrated talk by Patrick Bade

Alma Mahler - ‘Laue Sommernacht’ from 5 Lieder; ‘Der Erkennende’ and ‘Lobgesang’ from 5 Gesänge
Zemlinsky - ‘Irmelin Rose’ from Irmelin Rose und andere Gesänge, Op. 7
Gustav Mahler - ‘Wenn mein Schatz Hochzeit macht’ and ‘Ging heut’ morgen über’s Feld’ from Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen
Zemlinsky - Three Pieces for cello and piano (1891) 
Korngold - Piano Trio in D Major, Op. 1


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june 25, 2014. leighton house, london

Susan Tomes, piano  
Illustrated talk by Robert Philip

Schumann - Davidsbündlertänze, Op.6; Papillons, Op. 2


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jUNE 3, 2014. 20TH century theater, london

Alexey Lundin, violin  
Alexei Kiseliov, cello
Vsevolod Dvorkin, piano
Illustrated talk by Stephen Johnson

J.S. Bach - Cello Suite in G major, BWV 1007 (Prelude)
Handel - Violin Sonata in D major, HWV 371
C.P.E. Bach - Sonata No. 3 from Sonaten, Wq 57
Mozart - Violin Sonata No. 35 in A major, K526
Haydn - Trio No. 44 in E major, Hob. XV:28


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MAy 21, 2014. leighton house, london

Todd Crow, piano
Illustrated talk by Misha Donat

Hoffmann - Sonata in F minor, AV 27  
Schumann - Kreisleriana, Op. 16  
Brahms - Variations on a theme by Robert Schumann, Op. 9  
Busoni - Elegy No. 6: Erscheinung (Notturno)  
Tchaikovsky - Concert Suite from the ballet 'The Nutcracker' (transcr. Pletnev)


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MAY 1, 2014. 20th century theater, london

Maxim Rysanov, viola
Kristina Blaumane, cello
Alexander Bedenko, clarinet
Jacob Katsnelson, piano
Illustrated talk by Stephen Johnson

Haydn - Piano Sonata No. 33 in C minor, Hob. XVI:20
Mozart - Clarinet Trio in E flat major, K498 ‘Kegelstatt Trio’ (for clarinet, viola and piano)
Beethoven - Duet for viola and cello in E flat major, WoO 32 ‘Eyeglass’
Beethoven - Clarinet Trio in B flat major, Op. 11 (arr. for viola, cello and piano)


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march 26, 2014. 20th century theater, london

The Endellion String Quartet
Haydn ‘Seven Last Words’, Op. 51

London Première of Poems by Ruth Padel
‘Seven Words and an Earthquake’

 


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february 6, 2014. 20th century theater, london

Dmitry Sitkovetsky, violin
Iain Burnside, piano
Zemlinsky Quartet
Illustrated talk by Iain Burnside

Beethoven - Violin Sonata No. 9, Op. 47 “Kreutzer Sonata”
Tchaikovsky - String Quartet No. 1 in D major, Op. 11 (2nd movement)
Janáček - String Quartet No. 1 "Kreutzer Sonata"


2013

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november 18, 2013. 20th century theater, london

Borodin Quartet
Alexander Bedenko, clarinet
Illustrated talk by Patrick Bade

Schubert - String Quartet No. 14 in D minor "Death and the Maiden"
Brahms - Clarinet Quintet in B minor, Op. 115


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november 13, 2013. 20th centur theater, london

Ebène Quartet
Ekaterina Derzhavina, piano
Anton Martynov, violin
Shani Diluka, piano
Illustrated talk by Richard Wigmore

Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 31 in A flat major, Op. 110
Saint-Saëns - Violin Sonata No. 1 in D minor, Op. 75
Fauré - Piano Quartet No. 2 in G minor, Op. 45 (1st movement)
Debussy - String Quartet in G minor, Op. 10


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sEPTEMBER 21, 2013. 20TH CENTURY THEATER, london

Aleksei Kiseliov, cello
Vsevolod Dvorkin, piano
Illustrated talk by Patrick Bade

Gabriel Fauré - Romance, Op. 69; Élégie, Op. 24; Papillon, Op. 77
Claude Debussy - Nocturne et Scherzo for Cello and Piano; Sonata for Cello and Piano in D minor
Maurice Ravel - Le Cygne (arranged for Cello); Pièce en Forme de Habanera
Francis Poulenc - Cavatine from Sonata for Cello and Piano, Op. 143
Igor Stravinsky - Suite Italienne (after Pulcinella) for Cello and Piano


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May 22, 2013. kings place, london

Special appearance by François Le Roux, baritone
Benjamin Appl, baritone
Madeleine Pierard, soprano
Sanaz Sotoudeh, piano
Illustrated talk by Richard Wigmore

Illustrated presentation by Ben Street

Franz Schubert, 'Versunken', 'Geheimes', 'Du bist die Ruh'
Richard Strauss 'Gesänge des Orients', Op.77 (excerpts)
Franz Schubert 'Suleika I'
Felix Mendelssohn 'Suleika', Op.34 no.4
Hugo Wolf 'Was in der Schenke waren heute', 'Trunken müssen wir alle sein!', Phänomen'
Maurice Ravel 'Shéhérazade' (excerpts)
Camille Saint-Saëns 'Mélodies Persanes', Op.26 (excerpts)
Gabriel Fauré 'Les roses d’Ispahan', Op.39 no.4


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march 6, 2013. 20th century theater, london

Sergej Krylov, violin
Vsevolod Dvorkin, piano
Illustrated talk by Richard Wigmore

Robert Schumann - Violin Sonata No. 1 in A Minor, Op. 105
Clara Schumann - Scherzo No. 1 in D minor, Op. 10
Clara Schumann - Three Romances for Violin and Piano, Op. 22
Felix Mendelssohn - Songs Without Words, Book 5, Op. 62
Johannes Brahms - Violin Sonata No. 1 in G major, Op. 78


2012

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may 1, 2012. kings place, london

Iakov Zats, viola
Vsevolod Dvorkin, piano
Illustrated talk by Ben Street

Works by Brahms, Schumann and Franck


2011

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DEcember 6 and 7, 2011. kings place, LOndon

New Russian Quartet
Leon Livshin, piano
Illustrated talk by Patrick Bade

Works by Mozart and Brahms