Thursday 27 September 2018: The Heath Quartet

Oliver Heath violin, Sara Wolstenholme violin

Gary Pomeroy viola, Chris Murray cello

  • Haydn Quartet in D, Op.71, No.2
  • Britten Quartet No.2 in C, Op.36
  • Tchaikovsky Quartet No.1 in D, Op.11

Thursday 25 October 2018: Danny Driver, piano

  • J S Bach Prelude & Fugue in F sharp minor, BWV 883 (from The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 2)
  • J S Bach Partita No.1 in B flat major, BWV 825
  • J S Bach French Suite No.5 in G major, BWV 816
  • Rachmaninov Étude Tableau Op.39, No.2 in A minor
  • Ravel Le Tombeau de Couperin
  • Medtner Sonata No.9 in A minor, Op.30

Thursday 22 November 2018: ARMISTICE CENTENARY CONCERT

James Gilchrist tenor, Philip Dukes viola, Anna Tilbrook piano

  • Purcell arr. Britten Evening Hymn (1947)
  • Purcell arr. Britten Lord, What is Man? (1947)
  • Rebecca Clarke Come, Oh Come, my life’s delight (1912)
  • Rebecca Clarke Passacaglia for Viola and Piano (1941)
  • Rebecca Clarke Weep no more sad fountains (1912)
  • Britten Lachrymae (1950)
  • David Bednall The Mower (2017)
  • Elgar arr. Tertis for viola and piano Cello Concerto, Slow movement (1920)
  • Gurney Severn Meadows (1917)
  • Gurney In Flanders (1917)
  • Gurney An Epitaph (1920)
  • Gurney Down by the Salley Gardens (1920)
  • Ireland The Soldier (1917)
  • Ireland Blow out, you Bugles (1918)
  • Ireland Spring Sorrow (1918)
  • Vaughan Williams Romance for viola and piano (1914)
  • Vaughan Williams Four Hymns (1914) – Lord! Come Away!; Who is the fair one?; Come Love Come Lord; Evening Hymn

Thursday 24 January 2019:

Tasmin Little violin, Martin Roscoe piano

Beethoven Violin Sonata Series 2018-2020

  • Beethoven Sonata for piano and violin No.2 in A, Op.12 No.2
  • Beethoven Sonata for piano and violin No.4 in A minor, Op.23
  • Beethoven Sonata for piano and violin No.5 in F, Op.24, ‘Spring’
  • Beethoven Sonata for piano and violin No.8 in G, Op.30 No.3

Sunday 17 February 2019:

Roderick Williams baritone, Iain Burnside piano

  • Schubert Schwanengesang, D.957
  • Im Frühling, D.882; Herbst, D.945; Im Haine, D.738;
  • Der Einsame, D.800; Liebhaber in allen Gestalten, D.558;
  • An Rosa, D.316; Die Liebe hat gelogen, D.751; Rückweg, D.476;
  • Totengräbers Heimweh, D.842; Auf den Tod einer Nachtigall, D.399

Thursday 7 March 2019: Wihan Quartet

Leoš Čepický violin, Jan Schulmeister violin

Jakub Čepický viola,  Michal Kaňka cello

  • Haydn Quartet in G, Op.54, No.1
  • Beethoven Quartet No. 16 in F, Op.135
  • Tchaikovsky Quartet No. 3 in E flat minor, Op.30

This concert was generously sponsored by Joseph Brand, Vice President, Malvern Concert Club

Thursday 2 May 2019: Brodsky Quartet

Daniel Rowland violin leader and soloist, Ian Belton violin,

Paul Cassidy viola, Jacqueline Thomas cello

Martin Roscoe, piano

  • Elgar String Quartet in E minor, Op.83
  • Elgar Violin Sonata in E minor, Op.82
  • Elgar Piano Quintet in A minor, Op.84

This concert was generously sponsored by the Elgar Family Charitable Trust