Ensemble Cymru - The Anniversary Tour
- Studio, Pontio
- Sunday 12 November 2017, 15:00–16:30
Sunday 12 November 3pm
Standard: £12 (early bird £9.60) Concession: £10 (early bird £8) Student or Child: £5 (early bird £4)
Early bird offer available until October 13th 2017
Music for harp, piano, flute, clarinet,
viola, violin and cello
Chamber Music no. 1 Bohuslav Martinu
Piano Quartet in A minor Gustav Mahler
Concert a Cinq Joseph Jongen
Not the Stillness John Metcalf
Block Claire Roberts
Wales’s leading chamber music ensemble, Ensemble Cymru, will mark its 15 year anniversary with a very special and extended concert at Pontio this autumn, bringing together world-class musicians with a passion for sharing rare chamber music from Wales and the world.
Ensemble Cymru will put Welsh composers in the spotlight with a performance of John Metcalf’s Not the Stillness and the work of an emerging young Welsh composer, Claire Roberts. It’s also a rare opportunity to hear a live performance of Martinu’s Chamber Music No. 1 which has the unusual combination of harp and piano.
Duration: approx 90 minutes (including 15 minute interval)
Prelude concert: Tudur Owen’s Chamber Music Challenge
2.15pm - Entry free with concert ticket
As part of a special programme for Radio Cymru, comedian and presenter, Tudur Owen, will give his first ever chamber music performance alongside Ensemble Cymru percussionist, Dewi Ellis Jones.