Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert - East Neuk Festival 2017

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01Castalian String Quartet, Mr Mcfall's Chamber20170711

Castalian String Quartet in Ravel and Mr McFall's Chamber in a work by Henning Sommerro.

From the East Neuk Festival in Fife, Tom Redmond presents performances from Kilrenny Church and Anstruther town hall. The Castalian Quartet perform Ravel's String Quartet while Mr McFall's Chamber showcase Chrysillis, a new work by Norwegian Henning Sommerro.

Ravel: Quartet in F
Castalian Quartet

Sommerro: Chrysillis
Mr McFall's Chamber, with Nils Okland & Chris Stout (fiddles) and Catriona Mackay (harp).

Presenter: Tom Redmond
Producer: Laura Metcalfe.

Castalian String Quartet in Ravel and Mr McFall's Chamber in a work by Henning Sommerro.

From the East Neuk Festival in Fife, Tom Redmond presents performances from Kilrenny Church and Anstruther town hall. The Castalian Quartet perform Ravel's String Quartet while Mr McFall's Chamber showcase Chrysillis, a new work by Norwegian Henning Sommerro.

Ravel: Quartet in F
Castalian Quartet

Sommerro: Chrysillis
Mr McFall's Chamber, with Nils Okland and Chris Stout (fiddles) and Catriona Mackay (harp).

Presenter: Tom Redmond
Producer: Laura Metcalfe.

02Belcea Quartet, Thomas Oliemans, Malcolm Martineau20170712

The Belcea Quartet, Malcolm Martineau and Thomas Oliemans perform music by Schubert.

Festival artists the Belcea Quartet, Malcolm Martineau (piano) and Thomas Oliemans (baritone) bring a Schubertiade to the East Neuk festival, featuring Schubert's most well-loved 'Death and the Maiden' Quartet and songs written in 1816.

Schubert: String Quartet in D minor, D810 'Death and the Maiden'
Belcea Quartet

Schubert: Der Wanderer
Schubert: An den Mond
Schubert: Wandrers Nachtlied II
Thomas Oliemans, baritone
Malcolm Martineau, piano

Presenter - Tom Redmond
Producer - Laura Metcalfe.

03Castalian String Quartet, Julian Bliss20170713

The Castalian String Quartet and Julian Bliss (clarinet) perform Thomas Ades and Mozart.

East Neuk Festival artists the Castalian Quartet perform Thomas Ades' Four Quarters; an evocation of the cycle of a day - followed by Mozart's great masterwork for clarinet and string quartet with Julian Bliss.

Adès: Four Quarters
Mozart: Clarinet Quintet

Castalian Quartet
Julian Bliss, clarinet

Presenter: Tom Redmond
Producer: Laura Metcalfe.

04Belcea Quartet, Alois Posch, Elizabeth Leonskaya20170714

Belcea Quartet with Alois Posch (double bass) and Elizabeth Leonskaya (piano) in Schubert.

East Neuk performances from two concerts today, starting in Crail with the Belcea Quartet, bassist Alois Posch and Russian pianist Elizabeth Leonskaja for Schubert's Trout Quintet. Following this we hear concert highlights from Anstruther's Town Hall of Mr McFall's chamber, including Grieg's Im Volkston and Sir Henry Umpton's Funeral by John Dowland.

Schubert: Quintet in A major, D667 'The Trout Quintet'
Elisabeth Leonskaja, piano
Belcea Quartet
Alois Posch, double bass

Grieg: Im Volkston
John Dowland: Sir Henry Umpton's Funeral
Mr McFalls Chamber,
Chris Stout, fiddle
Catriona McKay, harp

Presenter - Tom Redmond
Producer - Laura Metcalfe.