The first of four concerts this week given by the Nash Ensemble at LSO St Luke's in London, each featuring a major chamber work by Brahms. Today they perform two late quartet movements by Mendelssohn and one of Brahms's own late masterpieces, the Clarinet Quintet.
Presented by Louise Fryer
Mendelssohn: Andante and Scherzo for string quartet Op 81, Nos 1-2
Brahms: Clarinet Quintet in B minor, Op 115
Richard Hosford (clarinet)
Stephanie Gonley (violin)
Laura Samuel (violin)
Philip Dukes (viola)
Paul Watkins (cello)
First broadcast in February 2012.