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The Britten Oboe Quartet in L Berkeley: String Trio. Navarra Quartet in Vasks: String Quartet No 3. Alban Gerhardt (cello), Anne-Marie McDermott (piano) in Piazzolla: Libertango.

This week's Lunchtime Concerts come from the Manchester Chamber Concerts Society, and were recorded at the Royal Northern College of Music. Performers include the Navarra Quartet, cellist Alban Gerhardt with pianist Anne-Marie McDermott, and the Britten Oboe Quartet. Today's programme consists of Lennox Berkeley's String Trio, the Third String Quartet by Latvian composer Peteris Vasks, and the enduring Libertango by Astor Piazzolla.

Presented by Tom Redmond

Lennox Berkeley: String Trio Op.19
Britten Oboe Quartet

Peteris Vasks: String Quartet No.3
Navarra Quartet

Piazzolla: Libertango
Alban Gerhardt (cello) / Anne-Marie McDermott (piano).

58 minutes

Music Played

  • Lennox Berkeley

    Trio Op.19

    Performer: Britten Oboe Quartet.
  • Peteris Vasks

    Quartet no. 4

    Performer: Navarra String Quartet.
  • Astor Piazzolla

    Libertango

    Performer: Alban Gerhardt. Performer: Anne-Marie McDermott.

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