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Marc-Andre Hamelin, Carducci Quartet

Marc-Andre Hamelin (piano) performs Schubert's Four Impromptus, D935. Plus the Carducci Quartet playing Shostakovich's String Quartet No 7 in F sharp minor, Op 108.

This week's lunchtime concerts come from the Cheltenham Festival, performed by the Canadian virtuoso pianist Marc-André Hamelin, and the award winning Carducci Quartet. Today's concert features music by Schubert and Shostakovich, performed in two historic settings - the Tithe Barn at Syde Manor and the Pittville Pump Room.

Schubert: Four Impromptus D935
Marc-André Hamelin (piano)

Shostakovich: String Quartet No 7 in F sharp minor, Op 108
Carducci Quartet: Matthew Denton (violin), Michelle Fleming (violin), Eoin Schmidt-Martin (viola), Emma Denton (cello)

Produced by Luke Whitlock.

58 minutes

Music Played

  • Franz Schubert

    4 Impromptus D.935, Op.142 For Piano

    Performer: Marc-André Hamelin.
  • Alexander Scriabin

    3 Pieces Op.2 For Piano - no.1; Study in C sharp minor

    Performer: Marc-André Hamelin.
  • Earl Wild

    7 Virtuoso Etudes After Gershwin For Piano - no.3; Liza

    Performer: Marc-André Hamelin.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Quartet No. 7 In F Sharp Minor Op.108 For Strings

    Ensemble: Carducci Quartet.

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