Clandeboye Music Festival: Brahms and Beethoven
Sean Rafferty introduces music from the Clandeboye Music Festival. 3/4. Including Brahms: Capriccios and Intermezzo, Op 116; Intermezzo, Op 117 No 1; Ballade in B, Op 10 No 4.
Sean Rafferty introduces music from the Clandeboye Music Festival in Co. Down where pianist, Barry Douglas is Artistic Director. He opens today's Lunchtime concert with late piano pieces by Brahms - a selection of Cappricios and Intermezzi from Op. 116 & 117 as well as the lyrical Ballade in B Op. 10 No. 4. The young Irish pianist Sophie Cashell is joined by regular Calndeboye Festival visiting guests, Michel Lethiec (clarinet) and Andres Diaz (cello) to play Beethoven's Clarinet Trio Op.11 - a popular tune from the opera L'Amor Marinaro (The Corsair) by Joseph Weigl L'Amor forms the basis of the set variations that makes up the trio's final movement.
BRAHMS Capriccio Op. 116 no. 1; Intermezzo Op. 117 no. 1
Capriccio Op. 116 no. 3; Intermezzo Op. 116 no. 4
Capriccio Op. 116 no. 7l
Ballade in B Op. 10 no. 4 Barry Douglas - piano
BEETHOVEN Clarinet Trio Op.11 Michel Lethiec - clarinet; Andres Diaz - cello;
Sophie Cashell - piano.