Louise Fryer with more from this year's festival and two performances from Machynlleth's Tabernacle, ending with the deep-rooted passions of Mendelssohn's last major work, saturated with the composer's anguish after the loss of his cherished sister.
Beethoven: Violin Sonata No 6 in A, Op 30 No 1
Alina Ibragimova (violin), Cédric Tiberghien (piano)
Mendelssohn: Quartet in F minor, Op 80
Carducci String Quartet.