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Whittington International Chamber Music Festival


Czech Mates – Dvořák and the Bohemians

Violinists - Priya Mitchell, Tim Crawford, Maia Cabeza, Greg Lawson

Viola - Lea Hennino, Francis Kefford

Cello - Julian Arp, James Barralet, Adrian Brendel

Piano - Sophia Rahman, Robin Green

Tim returns to the Whittington International Chamber Music Festival directed by cellist James Barralet. The seventh iteration of the festival is a musical celebration of Bohemian variety and vivacity. The six-day festival will feature works – both familiar and less well-known – by Dvořák, Smetana, Janacek, Martinů and Suk. 

Full Programme

Programme

Dvořák

String Quintet in Eb major Op.97
Tim Crawford, violin
Maia Cabeza, violin
Francis Kefford, viola
Lea Hennino, viola
Julian Arp, cello

Dvořák

Violin sonata in F, Op. 57
Tim Crawford, violin
Sophia Rahman, piano

Suk

Meditation on the old Czech Chorale ‘Saint Wenceslas’ for String Quartet
Maia Cabeza, violin
Tim Crawford, violin
Francis Kefford, viola
Julian Arp, cello

Smetana

String Quartet No. 1 ‘From my Life’
Maia Cabeza, violin
Tim Crawford, violin
Lea Hennino, viola
James Barralet, cello

Dvořák

String Quartet No. 13 Op. 106 in G
Priya Mitchell, violin
Tim Crawford, violin
Lea Hennino, viola
James Barralet, cello

Dvořák

Piano Quintet No. 2 in A, Op. 81
Sophia Rahman, piano
Priya Mitchell, violin
Tim Crawford, violin
Lea Hennino, viola
James Barralet, cello

Later Event: May 27
Festival Resonances