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Schubert, Alberga & Shostakovich | Arcadia Music Festival

  • St Giles Downton on the Rock SY8 2HU United Kingdom (map)

Arcadia Music Festival 2019

Artistic Directors: Eleanor Alberga and Thomas Bowes
Composer: Eleanor Alberga

This year's "Fête Anniversaire” celebrates 10 years of Arcadia and the 70th birthday of co-founder Eleanor Alberga. The 4-concert Festival includes several of Eleanor's compositions and highlights major works performed at Arcadia over the past 9 years.

Listen to chamber works by Shostakovich, Schönberg, Alberga, and Schubert performed by an ensemble of internationally acclaimed musicians.

Full Festival details are available at the Arcadia Music Festival website:

Sunday 6th October 4:00 pm at St Giles Downton on the Rock

Festival Performers

Nicholas Daniel oboe
Sacha Rattle clarinet
Richard Watkins horn
Eleanor Alberga and Sophia Rahman piano
Thomas Bowes and Oscar Perks violin
Andres Kaljuste and Clifton Harrison viola
Jonathan Swensen and Hannah Sloane cello
Leon Bosch double bass


Schubert String Trio D.471
Bartok from 44 Duos for 2 violins
Alberga ‘Shining Gate of Morpheus’ for horn and string quartet
Purcell Fantasia upon One Note
Shostakovich String Quartet no 8 opus 110
Alberga String Quartet no 2 (1994)

More info here.