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Jan 06th

Recording Sessions – UK

6-9th January
Britten War Requiem – chamber parts

Jan 16th

Repton School – UK

Jan 20th

Wigmore Hall – UK

11.30am – Coffee Concert
Haydn ‘Rider’ Quartet
Debussy Quartet

Jan 25th

Leamington Music – UK

International Quartet Series –
7.30pm, Royal Pump Rooms, Leamington Spa
Haydn Quartet in G minor Op 74 No 3 The Rider
Britten Quartet No 1
Debussy Quartet

Jan 29th

Cardiff University – UK

7pm    Haydn ‘Emperor’ Quartet, Sally Beamish Quartet no. 2, Dvorak viola quintet with Simon Rowland Jones

Jan 30th

Brighton College – UK

Feb 03rd

Mill Hill Music Club – London – UK

Haydn ‘Emperor’,Quartet
Mozart viola quintet in C 515
Dvorak viola quintet
with Graham Oppenheimer

Feb 05th

Trinity Laban – UK

Masterclasses 3-6pm

Feb 08th

Louth Contemporary Music Society – Ireland

8pm St. Nicholas’ Church of Ireland, Dundalk
World premiere performance of ‘Monk’s Music’ by the Russian Composer Alexander Raskatov.

Feb 10th

Norfolk and Norwich Chamber Music – UK

6.30pm Chapel Concert at 64 Park Lane, Norwich
Gordon Crosse: Blythe Postcards (new commission)
Britten: Divertimenti
Debussy: Quartet in G minor

Feb 17th

St. John’s College – Oxford – UK

Haydn ‘Rider’ Quartet
Debussy Quartet
Dvorak ‘American’ Quartet

Feb 22nd

Sturminster Newton – UK

7.30pm – The Exchange –
Haydn ‘Rider’ Quartet
Debussy Quartet
Britten Quartet no. 1

Mar 01st

National Young String Quartet Weekend

Chetham’s School of Music 1-3rd March

Mar 16th

Parish Music – UK

8pm St Barbara’s Church – Ashton under Hill, Worcs
Charity concert in aid of St Richard’s Hospice
Haydn, Shostakovich and Dvorak
Tickets tel: 01386 882060

Mar 17th

Oxford Coffee Concerts – UK

11.15am – Holywell Room –
Haydn String Quartet op.54 no.2
Britten String Quartet no.2

Mar 19th

Cardiff University – UK

7.30pm Cardiff University Concert Hall –
Haydn op.54 no.2
Shostakovitch no.11
Britten no.2
Broadcast live on BBC Radio 3 –
bbc3 radio

Mar 23rd

The Barn, Little Moorden – UK

Little Moorden, Kent           Tickets 01892 870187

Haydn String Quartet op.103
Britten Quartet no.2
Beethoven Quartet op.132

Apr 05th

The Apex – Bury St.Edmunds – UK

Haydn Quartet No. 42 in C major, Op. 54, No. 2
Shostakovich String Quartet No. 11
Dvorak String Quartet No. 12 ‘American’

Apr 06th

Painswick Music Society – UK

3pm – St Mary’s Church
Haydn Quartet No. 42 in C major, Op. 54, No. 2
Shostakovich String Quartet No. 11
Dvorak String Quartet No. 12 ‘American’

Apr 11th

Royal Greenwich String Quartet Festival – UK

‘Chamber Music Bonanza’   10am – 4pm
A chance to observe a Chamber Music Day of workshops, masterclasses and rehearsals with the Carducci Quartet, Trinity Laban and ChamberStudio tutors coaching students from Trinity Laban and further afield.

Apr 11th

Bedford Music Club – UK

Apr 12th

Royal Greenwich String Quartet Festival – UK

9.45 am-12.45pm

Apr 13th

Royal Greenwich String Quartet Festival – UK

7.45pm  St. Alfege Church – Greenwich
Britten Three Divertimenti
Mozart Clarinet Quintet
Beethoven String Quartet Op.132
Clarinet: Daniel Vallejo

Apr 19th

Guildford – UK

12.30pm – Tudor Guildhall  –
Haydn and Mozart

Apr 19th

Kirker Chamber Music Weekend – UK

Deans Place Hotel, Alfriston, Sussex –
19-21st April – 3 concerts

Apr 23rd

Cardiff – UK

7pm – with Marcus Farnsworth – baritone
Finzi – ‘By Footpath and Stile’
Barber – Dover Beach
Beethoven Quartet op.132

Apr 25th

Schubertiade in The Jura – France

25-29th April –

May 02nd

Malvern – UK

7.30pm – The Forum, Malvern Theatres
Haydn   String Quartet in C, Op.76, No.3, Emperor
Barber   Dover Beach for baritone and string quartet
Ian Venables   The Song of The Severn, Op.43,      for baritone, piano and string quartet   World Première
Elgar   Piano Quintet in A minor, Op.84
Roderick Williams  baritone, Tom Poster  piano

May 04th

Kennedy Center, Washington DC – USA

Haydn Quartet ‘Emperor’
Dvorak Quartet ‘American’
Beethoven Quartet op.132

May 06th

Leamington Festival – UK

May 10th

Dean Close, Cheltenham – UK

7.30pm Bacon Theatre
Haydn, Britten, Dvorak
Box Office 01242 258002
(All proceeds in aid of the Dean Close School Chapel Organ Appeal)

May 16th

Newbury Spring Festival – UK

7.30pm – St Mary’s Church, Kintbury RG17 9TR
Haydn – Quartet op.76 no.3 ‘Emperor’
Britten – Quartet No.2
Beethoven – Quartet in A minor op.132

May 24th

Carducci Festival, Highnam – UK

7pm – ‘Schubertiad’ – Highnam Church
with Finghin Collins piano and Dan Storer double bass
Haydn  String Quartet in C major, Op 76 No 3 ‘Emperor’
Brahms  Two Rhapsodies for solo piano Op 79
Schubert  Piano Quintet in A major ‘The Trout’

May 25th

Carducci Festival, Highnam – UK

7.30pm – Musical Genius – Highnam Church
With Nicholas Daniel oboe and Finghin Collins piano
Mozart  Oboe Sonata in F major K376 arr Nicholas Daniel
Michael Berkeley  Oboe Quintet
Britten  Three Divertimenti for String Quartet
Mozart  Piano Concerto No 12 in A K414 – arranged for piano and string quartet by the composer

6.30pm Pre-concert talk by Michael Berkeley exploring his Oboe Quintet.

May 26th

Carducci Festival, Highnam – UK

11am – Coffee Concert : To the New World – Highnam Court Orangery
with Simon Rowland-Jones viola
Vaughan Williams  Phantasy Quintet
Dvorák  String Quintet in E-flat major Op 97

May 26th

Carducci Festival, Highnam – UK

4.30pm – Classic Masterpieces – Highnam Church
Mozart  String Quartet in Eb major K428
Beethoven  String Quartet in A minor Op 132

May 31st

Ludlow English Song Weekend – UK

Jun 07th

Recording for Signum Records – UK

Recording sessions for a new CD.
M. Berkeley – Oboe Quintet with Nicholas Daniel
John McCabe – Quartet no.7
Adrian Williams – Quartet no.4

Jun 16th

Oxford Coffee Concerts – UK

11.15am – Holywell Music Room
John McCabe – String Quartet no.7 ‘Summer Eves’ (2012)
Dvorak – String Quintet ‘American’ with Chris Windass – vla

Jun 28th

Jackdaws Music Trust, Frome – UK

5pm – The Cheese and Grain – Frome 
‘The Year of the String Quartet’ project – Final performance

Jun 30th

Sydenham Festival

Jul 03rd

Cheltenham Music Festival – UK

Jul 04th

Cheltenham Music Festival – UK

Jul 05th

Brinkburn Festival – UK

– String Quartet No. 1 in D Major, Op. 25
Shostakovich – String Quartet No. 4 in D Major, Op. 83
Beethoven – String Quartet no.8 in E minor  Op. 59 No.2


Jul 07th

Harrogate Festival – UK

7pm Wesley Chapel
Britten – String Quartet No. 1 in D Major, Op. 25
Shostakovich – String Quartet No. 4 in D Major, Op. 83
Beethoven – String Quartet No. 8 in E minor (“Rasumovsky No. 2″), Op. 59/2

Jul 08th

Cheltenham Music Festival – UK

11am – Beethoven & Britten, Pittville Pump Room
David Onac String Quartet No 6 (world premiere)

Jul 26th

Branscombe Festival – UK

Haydn, Ravel, Bridge, Mendelssohn
With Iain Burnside – Piano

Jul 31st

Guiting Festival – UK

Aug 04th

Festival Messiaen – France

9pm Eglise du Chazelet      Festival Messiaen au Pays de la Meije
Ravel : String Quartet
Glass: « Mishima », quartet N°3
Goehr : «  Since Brass, nor stone… », fantasy for quartet and percussion
with Owen Gunnell (percussion)


Aug 25th

Machynlleth – UK

with Julius Drake – Piano

Aug 27th

Castleconnell – Ireland

8pm – All Saints Church, Co. Limerick
Mendelssohn – Quartet No. 6 in F minor, Op. 80
Donnacha Dennehy – Pushpulling (2007)
Philip Glass – Quartet No. 3 (Mishima)
Beethoven – Quartet No. 15 in A minor, Opus 132

Aug 29th

Dingle – Ireland

Aug 30th

Boyle, Co Roscommon – Ireland

Sep 08th

Concerts at Cratfield – UK

3pm St. Mary’s Church
Haydn, String quartet in G minor op 74 [Apponyi II] no 3 Hob III.74 (‘Rider’) (1793)
John McCabe (b 1939), String quartet no 7 (‘Summer Eves’) (2012)
Beethoven, String quartet in A minor op 132 (1825)

Sep 14th

Birmingham Symphony Hall – UK

‘Musical Picnic’   10.30am    Website link

Sep 22nd

Oxford Coffee Concerts – UK

11.15am – Holywell Music Room
Haydn op.20 no.5
Beethoven op.59 no.2

Sep 30th

Manchester Chamber Concerts – UK

Concert Hall – RNCM
Haydn String Quartet Op.20 No.5 in F minor
Huw Watkins String Quartet – World Premiere
Beethoven String Quartet Op.59 No.2 in E minor

Oct 02nd

Kendal Midday Concerts – UK

Haydn op.20 no.5
Beethoven op.132

Oct 04th

Dean Close – UK

6pm – ‘Friday’s at 6’
Programme to include Brahms Piano Quintet
With Peter Caelen – piano

Oct 08th

Cardiff – UK

Haydn, Huw Watkins and Brahms

Oct 10th

Kensington – UK

Fundraiser for the Carducci Trust   Haydn and Brahms

(7.00pm for 7.30pm concert, followed by dinner) For more info and tickets please email: Cathy Boyes, Trust Administrator,

Oct 11th

Sittingbourne – UK
Haydn – Quartet op.20 no.4
John McCabe – Quartet no.7
Beethoven – Quartet op.132

Oct 15th

Cockermouth Music Society – UK
Haydn: String Quartet Op 20 No 5
Beethoven: String Quartet Op 59 No 2
Huw Watkins: String Quartet

Oct 16th

Preston – UK

Haydn op.20 no.5
Beethoven op.59 no.2

Oct 23rd

Two Moors Festival – UK

Oct 26th

Cambridge – UK

Music in Quiet Places

Haydn String Quartet Op 20 No 5
Shostakovich String Quartet No 4
Beethoven Op 59 No 2

Nov 06th

Burford – UK

Haydn op.20 no.5
Britten 3 Divertimenti
Beethoven op.132

Nov 10th

Oxford Coffee Concerts – UK

11.15am – Holywell Music Room
Haydn op.33 no.6
Shostakovitch no.4

Nov 16th

Oxted and Limpsfield – UK
Haydn op.33 no.6
Shostakovitch no.4
Beethoven op.59 no.2

Nov 18th

Whibley Music Holiday, Wells – UK

18-19th Nov  
With Gemma Rosefield (cello) and Tom Poster (piano)

Nov 23rd

Norwich – UK

Nov 24th

Royal Academy of Music – London – UK

5pm David Josefowitz Hall 
Haydn String Quartet Op.33 no.6
Graham Williams String Quartet No.7 – premiere
Enid Luff Three Steps in the Dark – premiere
Beethoven String Quartet Op.59 no.2

Nov 26th

Cardiff – UK

7pm – Cardiff University Concert Hall

Dec 03rd

Trinity Laban – UK

2.30pm Performance and Masterclass

Dec 04th

The Sage, Gateshead – UK

Newcastle Chamber Music Society
Haydn, Britten, Beethoven

Dec 08th

Cavatina Family Concert – UK

2.30pm Fitzjohns School, London

Dec 10th

Cheltenham Contemporary Concerts – UK

7.30pm – Parabola Arts Centre

Quartet no.7 ‘Summer eves’- John McCabe
Quartet no.7- Graham Williams
3 Divertimenti- Benjamin Britten
Quartet no.2 – Benjamin Britten

Dec 14th

Recording for NAXOS

2nd CD of music by Philip Glass including Quartet no.5, Suite from ‘Dracula’ and String Sextet.