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CHINEKE! ENSEMBLE
Thursday, 24 June 2021

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Concerts at 5pm and 8pm

Opening this year’s Festival is the Chineke! Chamber Ensemble. Chineke!, currently one of the most exciting and ‘talked about’ orchestras in the UK, was founded in 2015 by the double bass player Chi-chi Nwanoku OBE to provide career opportunities for young Black and ethnically diverse classical musicians in the UK and Europe.

FLORENCE B PRICE Two Folksongs in Counterpoint
FRANZ SCHUBERT Piano Quintet in A, D667 ‘Trout’.

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SACCONI QUARTET
Friday, 25 June 2021

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Concerts at 5pm and 8pm
The Sacconi Quartet are recognised for their unanimous and compelling ensemble, consistently communicating with a fresh and imaginative approach. They demonstrate a shared passion for string quartet repertoire, performing at the Wigmore Hall and venues and festivals around the world.


JOSEF HAYDN String Quartet in C major, Op.54 No.2
FRANZ SCHUBERT String Quartet No.13 in A minor, D.804 Op.29‘Rosamunde’

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JULIAN BLISS SEPTET
Saturday, 26 June 2021

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Concerts at 5pm and 8pm

Julian Bliss is one of the world’s finest clarinettists, excelling as a concerto soloist, chamber musician and jazz artist. The Julian Bliss Septet was formed in 2010 and quickly became widely known for their trademark inspiring jazz-fuelled shows. The band has played at some of the most prestigious venues and festivals around the world, including London’s Ronnie Scott’s and Wigmore Hall, the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam, Bermuda Jazz Festival and US venues including Dizzy’s Club - Jazz at Lincoln Center (New York).

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JOANNA MACGREGOR
Sunday, 27 June 2021

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Concerts at 5pm and 8pm

Joanna MacGregor CBE is one of the world's most innovative musicians. As a solo pianist she has appeared with the world's leading orchestras, performing in over eighty countries, with eminent conductors Pierre Boulez, Colin Davis, Valery Gergiev, Simon Rattle and Michael Tilson Thomas. Joanna has premiered many landmark works - from Harrison Birtwistle to John Adams and James MacMillan – and is a regular broadcaster, making numerous appearances at the BBC Proms.

ROBERT SCHUMANN Kinderszenen
CHICK COREA Children’s Songs
LUDWIG van BEETHOVEN Sonata Op.57 ‘Appassionata’

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