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Jan 16th

Oxford – UK

11.15am – Holywell Room, Oxford

Shostakovich Quartets 5 & 12
https://www.coffeeconcerts.com

Jan 22nd

Wigmore Hall – UK

1pm – Wigmore Hall, London
Concert 1 – Shostakovich Cycle

Shostakovich quartets 1-4
https://wigmore-hall.org.uk/whats-on/carducci-string-quartet-202201221300

Jan 22nd

Wigmore Hall – UK

7.30pm – Wigmore Hall, London
Concert 2 – Shostakovich Cycle

Shostakovich quartets 5-8
https://wigmore-hall.org.uk/whats-on/carducci-string-quartet-202201221930

Jan 23rd

Wigmore Hall – UK

11.30am  – Wigmore Hall, London
Concert 3 – Shostakovich Cycle

Shostakovich quartets 9 & 10
https://wigmore-hall.org.uk/whats-on/carducci-string-quartet-202201231130

Jan 23rd

Wigmore Hall – UK

3pm  – Wigmore Hall, London
Concert 4 – Shostakovich Cycle

Shostakovich quartets 11-13
https://wigmore-hall.org.uk/whats-on/carducci-string-quartet-202201231500

Jan 23rd

Wigmore Hall – UK

7.30pm  – Wigmore Hall, London
Concert 5 – Shostakovich Cycle

Shostakovich quartets 14 & 15
https://wigmore-hall.org.uk/whats-on/carducci-string-quartet-202201231930

Jan 26th

Cheltenham – UK

7pm, Bacon Theatre, Cheltenham

A concert of music inspired by and used in film.
Including Shostakovich quartet 8 and Philip Glass Quartet no.3 ‘Mishima’.
https://bacontheatre.ticketsolve.com/shows/873622748

Jan 29th

Leicester – UK

12pm, New Walk Museum and Gallery – Family Concert 

http://www.leicesterinternationalmusicfestival.org.uk/concerts-202122

Jan 29th

Leicester – UK

7.30pm, New Walk Gallery and Museum

Elgar and Robin Holloway
With Nicholas Daniel (oboe) and Katya Apekisheva (piano)

http://www.leicesterinternationalmusicfestival.org.uk/concerts-202122

Feb 04th

Shrewsbury – UK

7.30pm, Shropshire Music Trust

Schubert: String Quartet No.10 (D.87) in E♭, Op.125 No.1 “Household” [Haushaltung]
Beethoven: String quartet No.11 in F minor, Op.95 “Serioso”
Shostakovich: String Quartet No.9 in E♭, Op.117
https://www.shropshiremusictrust.co.uk/what-s-on/2021-22-season/2022-02-03-carducci-string-quartet-3

Mar 10th

Mullingar- Ireland

8pm, All Saints Church

Haydn – ‘The Joke’
Cormac McCarthy – ‘Murus’
Ravel – Quartet

Mar 11th

Nenagh – Ireland

8pm, Nenagh Arts Centre

Haydn – ‘The Joke’
Cormac McCarthy – ‘Murus’
Ravel – Quartet

Mar 12th

Cork – Ireland

1pm, Triskel, Christchurch

Haydn – ‘The Joke’
Cormac McCarthy – ‘Murus’
Ravel – Quartet
(Introduced by Evelyn Grant)

Mar 13th

Dublin – Ireland

12pm, Hugh Lane Gallery

Haydn – ‘The Joke’
Cormac McCarthy – ‘Murus’
Ravel – Quartet

Mar 20th

Conway Hall – UK

6.30pm, Conway Hall, London

Haydn, Shostakovich, Schumann
With Simon Callaghan (piano)
https://conwayhall.org.uk/events/category/sunday-concerts/

Mar 22nd

Richmond – UK

7.45pm, St Mary the Virgin, Twickenham Riverside, TW1 3NJ

Haydn: String Quartet Op.33 No.2 ‘The Joke’
Rebecca Clarke: ‘Poeme’
Fanny Mendelssohn: String Quartet in E flat
Shostakovich: String Quartet No. 9
Mar 24th

Malvern – UK

7.30pm, Malvern Theatre

Fanny Mendelssohn : String Quartet in E flat
Shostakovich : String Quartet No.9 in E flat, Op.117
Mozart : String Quintet No.4 in G, K.516
With Peter Lale (viola)
https://www.malvern-theatres.co.uk/whats-on/malvern-concert-club-carducci-string-quartet-peter-lale/

Mar 26th

Painswick – UK

3pm, St Mary’s Church, Painswick, GLOS

String Quartet in E♭ major: Fanny Mendelssohn
String Quartet No.9: Shostakovich
Piano Quintet in E♭ major: Schumann
https://painswickmusicsoc.co.uk/2022-season/

Apr 01st

Bromsgrove – UK

7:30pm in Cobham Theatre, Bromsgrove Preparatory School

Haydn: String Quartet in E Flat Op 33 No 2 ‘Joke’
Shostakovich: String Quartet No. 10
Rebecca Clarke: Poem
Dvorak: String Quartet in F Op 96 ‘American’
http://www.bromsgrove-concerts.org.uk/index.php/site/concert_details/89

Apr 02nd

Ryedale Festival launch concert – UK

7.30pm, St Peter’s Church, Norton Langton Rd, Norton, Malton

Haydn, Beethoven, Caroline Shaw, Fanny Mendelssohn
https://ryedalefestival.com/event/ryedale-festival-launch-concert-2022-carducci-quartet/

Apr 06th

Guildhall School of Music & Drama – UK

2.30pm – Wigmore Hall String Quartet Competition – Talk:
With Sally Beamish – demonstrating excerpts from ‘Nine Fragments’

https://wigmore-hall.org.uk/whats-on/pre-concert-talk-sally-beamish-with-the-carducci-string-quartet-on-nine-fragments-202204061430

Apr 23rd

Parbold – UK

7.45pm, Parbold Douglas Music, Lancashire, WN8 7DN

Ludwig van Beethoven: String Quartet in C minor No. 4, Op. 18
Dmitri Shostakovich: String Quartet No. 9 in E flat major, Op. 117
Antonín Dvořák: String Quartet in F major No. 12, Op. 96 American
https://www.parbolddouglasmusic.org/events/carducci-string-quartet/

Apr 26th

Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance – UK

Performance 1.05pm and masterclasses

www.trinitylaban.ac.uk

Apr 28th

Gloucester- UK

7.30pm, Blackfriars, Gloucester

Performances with young string players from the Gloucester Academy of Music and the winning compositions in our young composers competition!
Shostakovich Quartet 8, Fanny Mendelssohn Quartet in Eb.
https://glosacadmusic.org

Apr 29th

Winchester – UK

Schools performances for the CAVATINA Chamber Music Trust

www.winchesterchambermusic.com

May 01st

Oxford – UK

11.15am, Holywell Room, Oxford

Fanny Mendelssohn, Shostakovich, Rebecca Clarke
https://www.coffeeconcerts.com

May 14th

Bath – UK

5pm, 37 The Paragon, Bath BA1 5LY

Shostakovich, Life Letters and Friendship with Stephen Johnson
https://bathboxoffice.org.uk/whats-on/a17-shostakovich-life-letters-and-friendship-with-carducci-quartet/booking-useful-info/

May 20th

Carducci Festival – UK

7.30pm, Highnam Church, Glos

With William Howard, piano and Chris West, double bass

Bartók Romanian Folk Dances
Peter Gregson Three Parallels
Chopin Scherzo No. 2 in Bb minor Op. 31
Schubert Piano Quintet in A major D667 ‘The Trout’
https://carducciquartet.com/festivals/

May 21st

Carducci Festival – UK

7.30pm, Highnam Church

With Kate Whitley, piano

Schubert String Quartet in Eb major D87
Kate Whitley Piano Quintet WORLD PREMIERE*
Beethoven ‘Rasumovsky’ String Quartet No. 8 in E minor Op. 59 No. 2
* supported by The Coln Trust
https://carducciquartet.com/festivals/

May 22nd

Carducci Festival – UK

11.00am, Highnam Court Orangery

with Elinor Nicholson, harp

Handel Concerto in B flat major for Harp and Strings Op. 4 No. 6
Music for solo harp including Glinka Variations on a Theme by Mozart
Debussy Danses Sacrée et Profane for Harp and String Quartet
https://carducciquartet.com/festivals/

May 22nd

Carducci Festival – UK

4.30pm, Highnam Church

With The Kyan Quartet

Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel String Quartet in Eb major
Felix Mendelssohn Octet for Strings in Eb major Op. 20
https://carducciquartet.com/festivals/

Jun 07th

Dublin – Ireland

8pm, Killruddery House

Schubert and Brahms with Hugh Tinney – Piano
www.dicmf.com

Jun 08th

Dublin – Ireland

8pm, National Botanic Gardens, Glasnevin
With Sylvia O’Brien, soprano

Rebecca Clarke – Poem
Caroline Shaw – Entr’acte
Fanny Mendelssohn – Quartet in Eb
Siobhán Cleary – Liadáin
Siobhán Cleary – The Dole of the King’s Daughter
Felix Mendelssohn – Quartet op.80
www.dicmf.com

Jun 18th

Syde – UK

Syde Manor near Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
18-19th June. Complete cycle of Shostakovich Quartets in one weekend.
4 concerts with talks, meals and refreshments.
For more information and tickets please email wright.pennyj@gmail.com

Jun 19th

Syde – UK

Syde Manor near Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
18-19th June. Complete cycle of Shostakovich Quartets in one weekend.
4 concerts with talks, meals and refreshments.
For more information and tickets please email wright.pennyj@gmail.com

Jun 20th

Cork Midsummer Festival – Ireland

8.30pm, Triskel Arts Centre
‘Ecclesiastes’ by John O’Brien – for quartet and actor
With actor Derbhle Crotty
Premiere Performances
www.corkmidsummer.com

Jun 21st

Cork Midsummer Festival – Ireland

8.30pm, Triskel Arts Centre
‘Ecclesiastes’ by John O’Brien – for quartet and actor
With actor Derbhle Crotty
Premiere Performances
www.corkmidsummer.com

Jun 23rd

Ledbury – UK

7pm, St. Michaels and All Angels Church
Music in Quiet Places
With young musicians from Hereford Cathedral School

Jul 01st

Beaminster – UK

7.30pm, St Mary’s Church, Beaminster DT8 3BA

Mozart – Clarinet Quintet K581 in A major
Shostakovich – String Quartet No 4 in D major,  Op. 83
Brahms – Clarinet Quintet, Op. 115 in B minor
https://www.beaminsterfestival.com/carducci-quartet-with-emma-johnson-mozart-and-brahms-clarinet-quintets/

Jul 03rd

Great Comp – UK

8pm, Great Comp Garden, TN15 8QS

Haydn: Quartet in E-flat major Op. 33, No. 2, ‘The Joke’
Shostakovich: Quartet No. 4 in D major, Op. 83
Dvorák: Quartet No. 12 in F major, ‘The American’
http://www.greatcompmusic.org/project/the-carducci-quartet/

Jul 10th

Oxford – UK

11.15am, Holywell Room, Oxford

Shostakovich: String Quartet no 1 in C major, op 49
Beethoven: String Quartet no 12 in E flat major, op 127
https://www.coffeeconcerts.com

Aug 06th

Kilkenny Arts Festival – Ireland

1pm, St. John’s Priory, Kilkenny

Complete Shostakovich cycle
Quartets 1 & 2
https://www.kilkennyarts.ie/programme/carducci-quartet-concert-1

Aug 07th

Kilkenny Arts Festival – Ireland

1pm, St. John’s Priory, Kilkenny

Complete Shostakovich cycle
Quartets 3 & 4
https://www.kilkennyarts.ie/programme/carducci-quartet-concert-2

Aug 08th

Kilkenny Arts Festival – Ireland

1pm, St. John’s Priory, Kilkenny

Complete Shostakovich cycle
Quartets 5 & 6
https://www.kilkennyarts.ie/programme/carducci-quartet-concert-3

Aug 09th

Kilkenny Arts Festival – Ireland

1pm, St. John’s Priory, Kilkenny

Complete Shostakovich cycle
Quartets 7, 8 & 9
https://www.kilkennyarts.ie/programme/carducci-quartet-concert-4

Aug 10th

Kilkenny Arts Festival – Ireland

1pm, St. John’s Priory, Kilkenny

Complete Shostakovich cycle
Quartets 10, 11 & 12
https://www.kilkennyarts.ie/programme/carducci-quartet-concert-5

Aug 11th

Kilkenny Arts Festival – Ireland

1pm, St. John’s Priory, Kilkenny

Complete Shostakovich cycle
Quartets 13, 14 & 15
https://www.kilkennyarts.ie/programme/carducci-quartet-concert-6

Aug 17th

North Norfolk Music Festival – UK

7pm, St. Mary’s Church, South Creake, Norfolk

Rebecca Clarke Poem, for string quartet
Weber Clarinet Quintet in B flat, Op.34
Brahms Clarinet Quintet in B minor, Op.115
With Julian Bliss – Clarinet
https://northnorfolkmusicfestival.com

Aug 27th

Presteigne Festival – UK

7pm, St Andrew’s Church, Presteigne, LD8 2AF

Shostakovich, Beethoven and Julian Philips
With Julien Van Mellaerts – Baritone
https://presteignefestival.com/2022-festival-programme/

Aug 28th

Presteigne Festival – UK

4.30pm, Church of St Mary Magdalene, Bleddfa, LD7 1PA

Works by Judith Weir, Aileen Sweeney, Cecilia McDowall, Ralph Vaughan-Williams
With Amy Dickson – Saxophone
https://presteignefestival.com/2022-festival-programme/

Sep 04th

Adderbury – UK

6pm, Church of St Mary the Virgin, Adderbury, OX17 3LP

Haydn: String Quartet no 2 in E flat major, op 33, Hob.III:38 (“Joke”)
Vaughan Williams: String Quartet no 2 in A minor
Mendelssohn, Fanny: String Quartet in E flat major

Sep 05th

Luton – UK

7.45pm, St. Augustine’s Church, Luton

Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel – String Quartet in E flat
Ralph Vaughan Williams – String Quartet No.2
Dmitri Shostakovich – String Quartet No.9
http://www.lutonmusic.org.uk/carducci.html

Sep 23rd

Vale of Glamorgan Festival – UK

7.30pm, Cardiff University Concert Hall

Works by John Luther Adams, Huw Watkins, Tarik O’Regan
https://valeofglamorganfestival.org.uk/festival22/

Sep 25th

Vale of Glamorgan Festival – UK

2.00pm, Cardiff University Concert Hall

Music by John Luther Adams, Philip Glass, György Kurtág, Huw Watkins
With Robin Green piano

Sep 27th

Vale of Glamorgan Festival – UK

11.00am, Boyd Lecture Theatre, Cardiff University
Young composers workshop
https://valeofglamorganfestival.org.uk/festival22/

Oct 01st

Shropshire Music Trust – UK

7.30pm, St Alkmund’s Church, Shrewsbury

Vaughan WIlliams – On Wenlock Edge (with award winning animated film)
Mozart ‘Hunt’ String Quartet
Ravel String Quartet
With Daniel Norman (tenor) and Sholto Kynoch (piano)

Oct 07th

Yeovil – UK

7.30pm, Octagon Theatre, Yeovil

Haydn ‘Sunrise’ Quartet
Fanny Mendelssohn – Quartet in Eb
Beethoven – Quartet op.127
https://octagon-theatre.co.uk/whats-on/all-shows/ccs-carducci-quartet/8910/

Oct 09th

Kings Place, London – UK

6pm, Kings Place, Hall One

Haydn – ‘Joke’ Quartet
Kate Whitley – Piano Quintet
Beethoven – Quartet in E-flat Op.127
https://www.kingsplace.co.uk/whats-on/classical/carducci-quartet-with-kate-whitley/

Oct 12th

Cheltenham – UK

7.30pm, Pittville Pump Room, GL52 3JE

Vaughan Williams – 150th Birthday Concert
https://www.cheltenhamtownhall.org.uk/event/vaughan-williams-150th-birthday-concert-405357/

Oct 15th

Oxshott & Cobham Music Society – UK

8pm, Holy Trinity Church, Claygate, Surrey

‘Shostakovich: Life, Letters and Friendship – a portrait through words and music’
With Stephen Johnson, narrator
https://www.ocms-music.org.uk/2022-23-season/’shostakovich%3A-life%2C-letters-and-friendship’–celebrity-concert%3A–carducci-quartet-with-stephen-johnson%2C-narrator

Oct 16th

GAM Celebration Concert – UK

4 pm, Pittville Pump Room, GL52 3JE

Gloucester Academy of Music founder Caroline Lumsden has brought an eclectic mix of her academy alumni together to mark 40 years since she began teaching in the kitchen of her Gloucestershire home!
https://www.cheltenhamtownhall.org.uk/event/gam-celebration-concert-410357/

Oct 18th

London – UK

Carducci Trust Fundraising Concert
22 Mansfield Street, London, W1G 9NR

Haydn ‘Sunrise’ Quartet & Shostakovich Quartet no.2
For tickets please email : carduccitrust@gmail.com

Oct 20th

Canterbury – UK

2.30pm, St Peter’s Methodist Church, Canterbury
Complete Shostakovich Quartet Cycle

https://canterburyfestival.co.uk/whats-on/shostakovich-string-quartet-cycle/

Oct 20th

Canterbury – UK

8pm, St Peter’s Methodist Church, Canterbury
Complete Shostakovich Quartet Cycle

https://canterburyfestival.co.uk/whats-on/shostakovich-string-quartet-cycle/

Oct 21st

Stroud – UK

Oct 24th

Canterbury – UK

2.30pm, St Peter’s Methodist Church, Canterbury
Complete Shostakovich Quartet Cycle

https://canterburyfestival.co.uk/whats-on/shostakovich-string-quartet-cycle/

Oct 24th

Canterbury – UK

8pm, St Peter’s Methodist Church, Canterbury
Complete Shostakovich Quartet Cycle

https://canterburyfestival.co.uk/whats-on/shostakovich-string-quartet-cycle/

Nov 06th

Wye Valley Music – UK

3:00pm Bridges Centre, Monmouth

Haydn – String Quartet op.33 no.2
Fanny Mendelssohn – String Quartet in E flat
Felix Mendelssohn – String Quartet op.80 
https://www.wyevalleymusic.org.uk

Nov 11th

York BMS – UK

8pm in the Sir Jack Lyons Concert Hall at the University of York

Fanny MendelssohnString Quartet in E flat major
Simon Rowland-Jones String Quartet No. 7, ‘Flock of Knot’
BeethovenString Quartet in E flat major, Op. 127
http://www.bms-york.org.uk/index.html

 

Nov 13th

Worcester – UK

3pm, Huntingdon Hall 

Fanny Mendelssohn – Quartet
Shostakovich – Quartet no. 4
Beethoven – Quartet in E flat major, Op. 127
https://www.worcserenade.co.uk/concerts.php?season=2022/23#concert3

Nov 15th

Barnstaple – UK

7.30pm – Queen’s Theatre, Barnstaple

Haydn – Quartet Op.33 No.2 “Joke”
Mendelssohn – Quartet in F minor Op.80
Beethoven – Quartet in E flat Op.127
https://www.queenstheatre-barnstaple.com/event/carducci-quartet/

Nov 18th

Shrewsbury – UK

7.30pm, St Alkmund’s Church, Shrewsbury

Music by Felix and Fanny Mendelssohn
https://www.shropshiremusictrust.co.uk/what-s-on/2022-23-season/2022-11-18-carducci-quartet-2

Nov 24th

Barbican – UK

Exploring the intense connection between the Mendelssohn siblings through their music, intertwined with spoken word adapted from Myla Lichtman-Fields’s play, Felix and Fanny
https://www.barbican.org.uk/whats-on/2022/event/carducci-quartet-felix-and-fanny

Nov 27th

Oxford – UK

11.15am – Holywell Music Room

Mendelssohn, Fanny: String Quartet in E flat major
Mendelssohn, Felix: String Quartet no 6 in F minor, op 80
https://www.coffeeconcerts.com

Dec 03rd

Kingshill House – UK

7.30pm, Kingshill House, Dursley, GL11 4BZ

Haydn – Quartet Op.33 No.2 “Joke”
Mendelssohn – Quartet Op.80
Dvorak – Quartet Op.96 in F “American”
https://www.kingshillhouse.org.uk/store/p131/CarducciStringQuartet.html