Programme

Thursday 12th July 2018

Opening Concert

  • 7.30pm
  • Thursday 12th July 2018
  • Penarth Pier Pavilion

London Bridge Trio (David Adams: violin, Kate Gould: cello, Daniel Tong: piano). Lesley Hatfield: violin, Rebecca Jones: viola, Alice Neary: cello, Robin Green: piano.

  • Fanny Mendelssohn Piano trio in D minor op.11
  • Huw Watkins String Trio
  • Brahms Piano quartet in C minor op.60

Friday 13th July 2018

Relaxed Concert

  • 1.30pm
  • Friday 13th July 2018
  • Penarth Pier Pavilion

A relaxed concert performed in a supportive environment for those with special needs and their carers. Music to include works by Mozart, Mendelssohn, Purcell, Tovey and Vasks. Donations accepted after the concert.

London Bridge Trio (David Adams: violin, Kate Gould: cello, Daniel Tong: piano) Lesley Hatfield: violin, Tom Hanky: viola, Alice Neary: cello, Robin Green: piano

Concert

  • 7.30pm
  • Friday 13th July 2018
  • Penarth Pier Pavilion

London Bridge Trio (David Adams: violin, Kate Gould: cello, Daniel Tong: piano) Alice Neary: cello

  • Donald Tovey Sonata for two cellos in G major
  • Robert Schumann Piano Trio no 1 in D minor op.63
  • Felix Mendelssohn Piano Trio in D minor op.49

Saturday 14th July 2018

Family Concert

  • 10.30am
  • Saturday 14th July 2018
  • All Saints Church

Magnificently Magical Musical Time Machine. Join Lenny Sayers with festival musicians and children from Fairfield Primary school in an interactive, fun concert for all the family. Music by Mozart, Mendelssohn, Lenny Sayers, and even the Saglietti trombone quintet! Lenny is not only principal bass clarinettist of the BBC National Orchestra of Wales but also a brilliant composer and presenter of family concerts.

Young Musicians Showcase

  • 1.15pm
  • Saturday 14th July 2018
  • All Saints Church

A concert given by talented, local musicians - judging by last years event, this is something not to miss! Donations towards the festival appreciated.

Pre-concert talk with James Lea

  • 6.15pm
  • Saturday 14th July 2018
  • All Saints Church

A talk to introduce and reveal the secrets of Schoenberg’s expressionist masterpieces, Verklärte Nacht and the String Trio before performances in tonights concerts.

Concert

  • 7.00pm
  • Saturday 14th July 2018
  • All Saints Church

Rebecca Evans: soprano, David Adams: violin, Lesley Hatfield: violin, Rebecca Jones: viola, Tom Hankey: viola, Alice Neary: cello, Kate Gould: cello, Chris Wescott: double bass, Samantha Maskrey: reader

  • Mozart String Quintet in C major k.515
  • Antonin Dvorák (arr. David Matthews) Love Songs op.83 for soprano and string quintet
  • Verklärte Nacht Poem read by Samantha Maskrey
  • Arnold Schoenberg Verklärte Nacht op.4 for string sextet

Candlelit Concert

  • 9.30pm
  • Saturday 14th July 2018
  • All Saints Church

Lesley Hatfield: violin, David Adams: viola, Tom Hankey: viola, Kate Gould: cello, Alice Neary: cello

  • Henry Purcell Fantasias for string trio
  • Peteris Vasks Das Buch for solo cello
  • Arnold Schoenberg String Trio op.45

Sunday 15th July 2018

Coffee Concert

  • 11.15am
  • Sunday 15th July 2018
  • Penarth Pier Pavilion

Coffee and patisserie provided by Waterloo Tea and generously sponsored by Richard Morgan.

Rebecca Evans: soprano, Kate Gould: cello, Alice Neary: cello, Daniel Tong: piano, Robin Green: piano

  • Maurice Ravel La Mere l’Oye (Mother Goose) for piano 4 hands
  • Claude Debussy Sonata for cello and piano
  • César Franck Le Sylphe for soprano cello and piano
  • Maurice Ravel Songs

Afternoon Tea Concert

  • 3.00pm
  • Sunday 15th July 2018
  • Penarth Pier Pavilion

Programme to include light salon music and tangos. Tea, biscuits and cake supplied by Waterloo Tea and included in the ticket price.

David Adams and Lesley Hatfield: violin, Rebecca Jones and Tom Hankey: violin, Alice Neary: cello, David Stark: double bass, Donal Bannister: trombone, Robin Green: piano

  • Rossini String Sonata in G
  • Piazzolla Oblivion
  • Pleyel Theme and Variations for cello and bass
  • Kreisler Liebesleid and Liebesfreud for violin and piano

Festival Finale

  • 7.30pm
  • Sunday 15th July 2018
  • Penarth Pier Pavilion

Rebecca Evans: soprano, David Adams: violin, Lesley Hatfield: violin, Rebecca Jones: viola, Tom Hankey: viola, Alice Neary: cello, Kate Gould: cello, Robin Green: piano, David Stark: double bass

  • Mozart Piano Quartet in G minor k.478
  • Beethoven Scottish Songs for soprano and piano trio
  • Antonin Dvorak String Quintet in G major op.77

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