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Britten Oboe Quartet in Moeran: Fantasy Quartet. Britten: Oboe Quartet; Phantasy Quartet. Plus Alban Gerhardt (cello), Anne-Marie McDermott (piano) in Britten and Gerswhin.

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 Britten Oboe Quartet, and cellist Alban Gerhardt with pianist Anne-Marie McDermott. Today's programme includes oboe quartets by Benjamin Britten and EJ Moeran, plus cello music by Britten and Gershwin.

Presented by Tom Redmond

Moeran: Fantasy Quartet in F minor
Britten Oboe Quartet

Britten: Phantasy Quartet
Britten Oboe Quartet

Britten: Cello Sonata in C, Op.65
Alban Gerhardt (cello) / Anne-Marie McDermott (piano)

Gerswhin: Three Preludes
Alban Gerhardt (cello) / Anne-Marie McDermott (piano).

58 minutes

Music Played

  • Ernest John Moeran

    Fantasy quartet in F minor

    Performer: Britten Oboe Quartet.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Phantasy Op.2

    Performer: Britten Oboe Quartet.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Sonata in C major Op.65

    Performer: Alban Gerhardt. Performer: Anne-Marie McDermott.
  • George Gershwin

    3 Preludes

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

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