Brahms and The Great Romantics, by Candlelight
Friday 1st July 2022, 7.30pm
St James's Church, 197 Piccadilly, London W1J 9LL
The West End’s newest chamber music platform, The Piccadilly Chamber Music Series, continues in 2022 with five stunning candlelit concerts exploring some of the most romantic chamber music ever written. (Click here for details on all five concerts).
Brahms – Scherzo in C Minor
Farrenc - Piano Quintet in A Minor Op.30
Schubert - Piano Quintet in A major, D. 667, Trout
Shlomy Dobrinsky - violin
Meghan Cassidy - viola
Katherine Jenkins - cello
Dave Brown - double bass
Warren Mailley-Smith - piano
Now in its fifth season, the Piccadilly Chamber Music Series is delighted to present five concerts exploring the chamber music of Johannes Brahms alongside music of other great romantic composers who influenced this towering genius - or who were directly influenced by Brahms himself.
The final concert of our 2022 series features the well-loved 'Trout Quintet' by Schubert with the added dimension of double-bass, concluding with Louise Farrenc’s acclaimed Piano Quintet in A minor for the same forces, with a ravishingly beautiful slow movement. These two hugely appealing works are linked together with a performance of Brahms’ Scherzo in C minor for violin and piano from the ‘FAE Sonata’.
Tonight’s musicians have collectively performed with many of the world’s greatest orchestras, conductors and in the most prestigious Chamber Music Festivals in the UK and abroad. Their breathtaking range of combined musical experience and virtuosity will ensure this thrilling programme is a night to remember!
Set in the heart of London’s West End, The Piccadilly Chamber Music Series provides an exciting new platform for some of the UK’s most outstanding musicians and a new opportunity for audiences to hear some of the world’s greatest chamber music masterpieces performed in an inspiring setting. Each concert showcases some of the UK’s g
Tickets £22, £28, £38
Box office: 0333 666 3366
Mondays to Fridays, 9.00AM to 7.00PM (excluding bank holidays) and Saturdays 9.00AM to 5.00PM.
St James’s Church, 197 Piccadilly, London W1J 9LL
Fri 1 July