Programme

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  • £80 per pass
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Thursday 27th June

Opening Concert

  • 7.30pm
  • 27th June 2019
  • Penarth Pier Pavilion

David Adams violin/viola - Laura Samuel, Malin Broman violin - Alice Neary, Philip Higham Cello - Simon Crawford-Phillips piano

  • Haydn Piano Trio in Ab Hob XV:14
  • Chopin Cello Sonata in G minor op 65
  • Fokkens Duo for violin and cello (world première)
  • Elgar Piano Quintet in A minor op 84

£17 and free for 8-25 year olds supported by Cavatina Chamber Music Trust

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Friday 28th June

Relaxed Concert

Concert in a supportive environment for those with special needs and their carers.

Festival musicians will play highlights from the festival including music by Schubert, Beethoven, Faure, and Mendelssohn.

  • 1.30pm
  • 28th June 2019
  • Penarth Pier Pavilion

Free entry - donations to PCMF welcome

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Young Musicians Showcase 1

Come and enjoy an early evening performance showcasing talented young musicians from the area.

  • 6.00pm
  • 28th June 2019
  • Penarth Pier Pavilion

Free entry - donations to PCMF welcome

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Schubertiade

  • 7.30pm
  • 28th June 2019
  • Penarth Pier Pavilion

David Adams, Malin Broman, Laura Samuel violin - Tom Dunn viola - Alice Neary cello - Simon Crawford-Phillips piano - Rebecca Evans soprano

  • Schubert Sonata for Violin and Piano in A major D574
  • Schubert Songs
  • Schubert String Quartet in G major D887

£17 and free for 8-25 year olds supported by Cavatina Chamber Music Trust

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Saturday 29th June

Family Concert: The Mystery of the Missing Maestro!

Lenny Sayers, principal bass-clarinettist with BBC National Orchestra of Wales once again leads a fun-filled hour of story-telling and music with festival musicians and children from Victoria Primary School.

  • 10.30am
  • 29th June 2019
  • Penarth Pier Pavilion

£5 all ages - £15 family ticket - admits 4

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Young Musicians Showcase 2

Come and enjoy a lunchtime concert showcasing talented young musicians from the area.

  • 1.15pm
  • 29th June 2019
  • Penarth Pier Pavilion

Free entry - donations to PCMF welcome

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Evening Concert

  • 7.00pm
  • 29th June 2019
  • Penarth Pier Pavilion

David Adams, Laura Samuel violin - Malin Broman, Rebecca Jones viola - Alice Neary, Philip Higham cello - Simon Crawford-Phillips piano - Rebecca Evans soprano

  • Arensky Quartet in A minor op 35 for violin, viola and 2 cellos
  • Rachmaninov Songs
  • Beethoven String Quartet op 59 no 3

£17 and free for 8-25 year olds supported by Cavatina Chamber Music Trust
£22 joint ticket for evening and late night concerts

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Late Night Concert

  • 9.30pm
  • 29th June 2019
  • Penarth Pier Pavilion

Malin Broman, Laura Samuel violin - David Adams, Rebecca Jones, Tom Dunn viola - Alice Neary, Philip Higham cello - David Stark double bass - Simon Crawford-Phillips piano - Rebecca Evans soprano

  • Wagner Prelude to Tristan and Isolde for string sextet arr. Goetler
  • Strauss "Morgen" for soprano, violin and piano
  • Strauss Metamorphosen for string septet

£10 and free for 8-25 year olds supported by Cavatina Chamber Music Trust

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Sunday 30th June

Coffee Concert

Coffee and patisserie will be served from 10.30am (provided by Waterloo Tea and included in the ticket price)

  • 11.15am
  • 30th June 2019
  • Penarth Pier Pavilion

Lesley Hatfield violin - David Adams viola - Alice Neary cello

  • Bach Goldberg Variations BWV 988 arr. Sitkovetsky

£12.50 and free for 8-25 yr olds supported by Cavatina Music Trust

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Friends’ Reception

A reception to thank the Friends of Penarth Chamber Music Festival and a chance to meet the festival musicians.

  • 12.30pm
  • 30th June 2019
  • Penarth Pier Pavilion

Free to Friends, Festival Associates and Patrons of the festival

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Afternoon Tea Concert “Songs Without Words”

Come and enjoy afternoon tea with “Songs Without Words” by Felix and Fanny Mendelssohn, Rachmaninov and Prokofiev.

Tea and cake will be served at the concert (provided by Waterloo Tea and included in the ticket price)

  • 3.15pm
  • 30th June 2019
  • Penarth Pier Pavilion

Malin Broman, David Adams violin/viola - Laura Samuel violin - Alice Neary, Philip Higham cello - Simon Crawford-Phillips piano

£12.50 and free for 8-25 yr olds supported by Cavatina Music Trust

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Pre-concert talk with James Lea

James Lea, professor at RWCMD, shares his insights and knowledge of Brahms and introduces the great String Quintet in G major op.111

  • 6.30pm
  • 30th June 2019
  • Penarth Pier Pavilion

Free entry - donations to PCMF welcome

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Festival Finale

  • 7.30pm
  • 30th June 2019
  • Penarth Pier Pavilion

David Adams, Laura Samuel violin - Malin Broman, Rebecca Jones viola - Alice Neary, Philip Higham cello - Simon Crawford-Phillips piano - Rebecca Evans soprano

  • Faure Piano Quartet no 1 in C minor op 15
  • Saint-Saens "Violons dans le soir" for soprano, violin and piano
  • Brahms String Quintet in G major op 111

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The Festival

World class concerts against a backdrop of stunning seascapes. Our distinguished musicians bring the international stage to Penarth.

Venues

The Artists

Our distinguished musicians bring the international stage to Penarth.

Artistic Directors

David Adams and Alice Neary

Patron

Rebecca Evans