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Foerster, Bernstein, Chopin, Ades

Czech chamber music presented by Sarah Walker, including works by JB Foerster, Bernstein, Chopin and Ades.

The Belfiato Wind Quintet begin today's Lunchtime Concert with a piece by JB Foerster written in 1909, and the programme ends with Kirill Gerstein performing 3 mazurkas written by Thomas Ades in 2009. In between, the Puella Trio perform an early work by Leonard Bernstein, from his Harvard days, and we have 3 Chopin waltzes fresh from the Paris Salons of the 1820's.

Sarah Walker presents

Josef Bohuslav Foerster
Wind Quintet in D, Op 95
Belfiato Quintet

Leonard Bernstein
Trio for Violin, Cello and Piano
Puella Trio

Fryderyk Chopin
Three waltzes
Thomas Adès
Three Mazurkas
Kirill Gerstein (piano)

57 minutes

Music Played

  • Josef Bohuslav Foerster

    Wind Quintet in D, Op.95

    Ensemble: Belfiato Quintet.
  • Leonard Bernstein

    Trio for piano & strings

    Ensemble: Puella Trio.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Waltz in A flat major, Op 42

    Performer: Kirill Gerstein.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Waltz in F minor, Op.34 No.3

    Performer: Kirill Gerstein.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Waltz in E minor Op.posth

    Performer: Kirill Gerstein.
  • Thomas Adès

    3 Mazurkas Op.27 for piano

    Performer: Kirill Gerstein.

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