Reviews of Current Season Concerts

These are the reviews for the current season.


Review: 26 October 2017 Doric String Quartet

Programme: Adès, Haydn, Mendelssohn The Doric Quartet is an ensemble of young players dedicated to the ‘new English’ school of quartet playing, drawing on period-instrument styles in their light bowing, selective use of vibrato and pure intonation. The cellist, John Myerscough, provides the engine of this quartet, freeing the upper …

Review: 21 September 2017 Trio Apaches

Programme: Beamish, Saint-Saëns, Brahms The new season was opened by Trio Apaches, a young but already celebrated ensemble of piano, violin and cello. First we heard a new work by Sally Beamish, commissioned by the Club with the generous support of The Kay Trust. ‘Dance the Beginning of the World’ sets …