Penny Gore presents a performance given by the Nash Ensemble at the 2009 Cheltenham Festival. Featuring two so-called viola quintets by Mozart and Mendelssohn - each with an extra part for that instrument - plus two recent works featuring the clarinet by Alexander Goehr.
Richard Hosford (clarinet)
Marianne Thorsen, Benjamin Nabarro (violin)
Lawrence Power, Vicci Wardman (viola)
Paul Watkins (cello)
Mozart: String Quintet in C minor, K406
Alexander Goehr: Quintet for clarinet and strings, Op 79; Manere for clarinet and violin, Op 81
Mendelssohn: String Quintet in B flat, Op 87.