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With the Kungsbacka Piano Trio performing Suk's Elegie, the Royal String Quartet in Bacewicz's String Quartet No 4 and Alexander Melnikov (piano) in Schubert's Wanderer-Fantasie.

The first of four programmes in this week's series of lunchtime concerts from Belfast Music Society's International Festival of Chamber Music, recorded in the Great Hall at Queen's University in Belfast. The Kungsbacka Piano Trio perform Suk's Elegie (subtitled Under the Impression of Zeyer's Vyšehrad) and based on an 1880 poem by Julius Zeyer. The Royal String Quartet perform Polish composer Bacewicz's Fourth Quartet. Schubert's Wanderer Fantasie, performed by pianist Alexander Melnikov, completes the programme.

Kungsbacka Piano Trio
Suk-Elegie Op. 23

Royal String Quartet
Bacewicz- String Quartet No. 4

Melnikov
Schubert- Wanderer Fantasie Op. 15, (D.760).

58 minutes

Last on

Tue 24 Feb 2015 13:00

Music Played

  • Josef Suk

    Elegie (Pod dojmem Zeyerova Vysehradu) Op.23, arr. for piano trio [orig. vn, vc, str 4tet, harmonium & hp]

    Performer: Kungsbacka Trio.
  • Grażyna Bacewicz

    Quartet no. 4 for strings

    Performer: Royal String Quartet.
  • Franz Schubert

    Fantasy in C major D.760 (Wandererfantasie) for piano

    Performer: Alexander Melnikov.
  • Bacewicz

    String Quartet no.4

  • Franz Schubert

    Fantasy in C major, D.760 (Wanderer Fantasie)

    Performer: Barry Douglas.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    String Quartet in D minor, K.421; 3rd movt

  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Prelude and Fugue in A minor, Op 87 No 2

    Performer: Alexander Melnikov.
    • Shostakovich The Preludes & Fugues Alexander Melnikov Piano.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 3.

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