St John's Smith Square
Oct
8
3:00 pm15:00

St John's Smith Square

  • St John's Smith Square

In the shadow of Napoleon: following on from our three concerts last season, we continue to explore the string quartets of Beethoven and his contemporaries, performing the magnificent Op.59 quartets alongside slightly different and unusual repertoire by lesser known composers of the 18th and 19th centuries.

Pleyel (1757-1831): String Quartet in Eb major B.368 (1810)

Schubert (1797-1828): String Quartet in G minor D173

Beethoven (1770-1827): String Quartet in F major Op.59 No.1

More information: https://www.sjss.org.uk

Cambridge Early Music
Oct
28
7:30 pm19:30

Cambridge Early Music

  • Howard Theatre

The Fugal Connection

Haydn: String Quartet in F minor Op.20 No.5

Mozart: String Quartet in G Major K.387

Beethoven: String Quartet in C Major Op.59 No.3 'Rasumovsky'

"...the best kind of period-instrument performance, secure and undidactic"   Fanfare magazine

More information: http://www.cambridgeearlymusic.org/2017-concert-calendar.html

TELEPHONE: Box Office
+44 (0)333 666 3366

info@CambridgeEarlyMusic.org

 

 

Canterbury Music Club
Dec
14
7:30 pm19:30

Canterbury Music Club

  • Canterbury Kent

Rachel Brown and the Revolutionary Drawing Room perform Flute Quartets by Mozart and his contemporaries.

‘Mozart in Mannheim’

Mozart: Flute Quartet No.3 in C major K.285b

Wendling: Concertino No.2 in E minor GUN23

Danzi: Flute Quartet in D minor Op.56 No.2

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Cannabich: Flute Quartet in A minor Op.1 No.4

Stamitz: Sonata in G minor Op.14 No.4

Mozart Flute Quartet No.1 in D major K.285

St John's Smith Square
Jan
14
3:00 pm15:00

St John's Smith Square

  • St John's Smith Square

In the shadow of Napoleon: following on from our concerts last season, we continue to explore the string quartets of Beethoven and his contemporaries, performing the magnificent Op.59 quartets alongside slightly different and unusual repertoire by lesser known composers of the 18th and 19th centuries.

Donizetti (1797-1848): String Quartet No.7 in F minor (1819)

Arriaga (1806-1826): String Quartet No.3 in Eb major

Beethoven (1770-1827): String Quartet in E minor Op.59 No.2

More information: https://www.sjss.org.uk

St John's Smith Square
May
6
3:00 pm15:00

St John's Smith Square

  • St John's Smith Square

In the shadow of Napoleon: following on from our three concerts last season, we continue to explore the string quartets of Beethoven and his contemporaries, performing the magnificent Op.59 quartets alongside slightly different and unusual repertoire by lesser known composers of the 18th and 19th centuries.

Reicha (1770-1836): String Quartet in C minor Op.49 No.1

Cherubini (1760-1842): String Quartet No.3 in D minor

Beethoven (1770-1827): String Quartet in C major Op 59. No.3

More information: https://www.sjss.org.uk

Ipswich Chamber Music Society
Feb
23
7:30 pm19:30

Ipswich Chamber Music Society

  • Ipswich School (Great School)

A Viennese Quartet Party: String Quartets by Mozart, Haydn, Dittersdorf and Vanhal who all played quartets together in Vienna in 1784.

Mozart: String Quartet in C major K465 ("Dissonance")

Dittersdorf: Quartet No.6 in A Major 

VanhalQuartet in Eb Major 

Haydn: String Quartet in F major Op.77 No.2 (tbc)


Music and Beyond: Musique et Autres Mondes, Ottawa
Jul
11
Jul 12

Music and Beyond: Musique et Autres Mondes, Ottawa

  • Church of St. Barnabas, Apostle and Martyr Southminster United Church National Gallery of Canada

The Revolutionary Drawing Room travels to Ottawa to give three concerts featuring Beethoven's six quartets Op. 18, also playing in a delightful Soirée at the National Gallery of Canada in which we explore and celebrate links between music and visual art.

11th July

1200: Op 18 no 3 in D major/Op 18 no 1 in F major

1900: National Gallery Soirée

12th July

1000: Op 18 no 2 in G major/Op 18 no 5 in A major

1700: Op 18 no 4 in C minor/Op 18 no 6 in Bb major

More informationhttps://musicandbeyond.ca/about

 

St John's Smith Square
Feb
26
3:00 pm15:00

St John's Smith Square

  • St John's

The Beethoven Cycle: continuing our series of the complete Beethoven Quartets. This concert combines Beethoven's first and Haydn's last quartets, including the sublime incomplete Op 103 fragment to which Haydn added the following words to the score: "Gone is all my strength, old and weak am I".

Beethoven: Op 18 no 4 in C minor

Haydn: Op 103 in D minor (incomplete)

Beethoven: Op 18 no 6 in Bb major

More information: https://www.sjss.org.uk

St John's Smith Square
Nov
6
3:00 pm15:00

St John's Smith Square

  • St John's

The Beethoven Cycle: continuing our series of the complete Beethoven Quartets. These concerts combine Beethoven's first and Haydn's last quartets, both sets commissioned by Prince Lobkovitz and published in 1801-2.

Beethoven: Op 18 no 2 in G major

Haydn: Op 77 no 2 in F major

Beethoven: Op 18 no 5 in A major

More information: https://www.sjss.org.uk

 

St John's Smith Square
Oct
2
3:00 pm15:00

St John's Smith Square

  • St John's

The Beethoven Cycle: beginning our series of the complete Beethoven Quartets. Our opening concerts combine Beethoven's first and Haydn's last quartets, both sets commissioned by Prince Lobkovitz and published in 1801-2.

Beethoven: Op 18 no 3 in D major

Haydn: Op 77 no 1 in G major

Beethoven: Op 18 no 1 in F major

More information: https://www.sjss.org.uk

CD Launch Concert
Sep
29
7:30 pm19:30

CD Launch Concert

  • Royal College of Music

Programme to include works by Mozart, Danzi, Devienne, Wendling, Viotti

With Rachel Brown (flute)

 

This concert is free but tickets are required.

020 7591 4314 (box office currently closed for refurbishment, will reopen on 17th July)

Petworth Festival
Jul
20
7:30 pm19:30

Petworth Festival

  • Champs Hill

A Viennese Quartet Party: String Quartets by Mozart, Haydn, Dittersdorf and Vanhal who all played quartets together in Vienna in 1784.

Haydn: String Quartet in Eb Major Op.33 No.2 ('The Joke')

Dittersdorf: Quartet No.6 in A Major (excerpt)

VanhalQuartet in Eb Major (excerpt)

Mozart: String Quartet in A Major K.464

With Clare McCaldin and Martin Nelson in an amusing dialogue adapted from the Reminiscences of Michael Kelly...

More information: http://www.petworthfestival.org.uk 

 

Knockholt Village Centre
Jan
10
4:00 pm16:00

Knockholt Village Centre

  • Knockholt Village Centre

Beethoven: String Quartet in D Major Op.18 No.3 

Mendelssohn: Capriccio, Allegro fugato, assai vivace Op.81

Schubert: String Quartet in A minor D804 - Op.29

In aid of Jessie's Fund: www.jessiesfund.org.uk

Tickets £10/£5 from ruth.a.m@talktalk.net 07870 108750


Hatchlands Park, Surrey
Sep
29
7:30 pm19:30

Hatchlands Park, Surrey

  • The Cobbe Collection Trust

With Rachel Brown (flute) and Geoffrey Govier (fortepiano)

Mozart: Flute Quartet in C Major K285b

Mozart: Piano Quartet in G Minor K478

Haydn arr. Salomon: Symphony No.104 in D Major ('London')

 

More information: http://www.cobbecollection.co.uk/

Geoffrey Govier will be playing Haydn's own piano, pictured.

Leiston Abbey, Leiston
Sep
25
7:30 pm19:30

Leiston Abbey, Leiston

  • Leiston Abbey

Dittersdorf: Quartet No.6 in A Major

Vanhal: Quartet in E Flat Major (1786)

Haydn: String Quartet in C Major Op.33 No.3 ('The Bird')

Mozart: String Quartet in G Major K.387

Maldon Festival of Arts, Essex
Jun
28
7:30 pm19:30

Maldon Festival of Arts, Essex

  • St Mary's Church, Church Street

Beethoven: String Quartet in F Minor Op.95

Haydn: String Quartet in C Major Op.33 No.3 ('The Bird')

Mozart: String Quartet in G Major K.387

 

Gregynog Festival, Wales
Jun
19
7:30 pm19:30

Gregynog Festival, Wales

  • Llanfyllin Church

Viotti: Flute Quartet in C Minor Op.22 No.2

Haydn: String Quartet in C Major Op.76 No.3 ('Emperor')

Gossec: Tambourin from Le Triomphe de la République

Devienne: Flute Quartet Op.66 No.1 in A Minor

Boccherini: Flute Quintet in C Major Op.19 No.3 G.427