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Berlin Philharmonic String Quintet

Wednesday 12 December, 7.30pm

Berlin Philharmonic String Quintet
Luiz Felipe Coelho
violin
Romano Tommasini
violin
Wolfgang Talirz
viola
Tatjana Vassiljewa
cello
Janusz Widzyk
double bass

Beethoven
String quintet in C minor, Op. 104
Mendelssohn
String Symphony No. 10 in B minor
Rossini
Sonata a quattro No. 3 in C
Tartini, arr. Vieuxtemps
Devil’s Trill Sonata
Bartók
Romanian Folk Dances

We conclude our autumn Barber Evening Concerts with a performance from some of the world’s finest orchestral and chamber musicians, the Berlin Philharmonic String Quintet. The programme include Beethoven’s own quintet version of his piano trio Op. 1/3, from 1816, and Henri Vieuxtemps’ version of Tartini’s Devil’s Trill Sonata for violin and strings.

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