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77. Young Musicians Platform

Sunday 7 July 2019

3:00 pm

5:30 pm

St. Brendan’s Church


Update: We regret the Docklands Quartet will not be appearing due to illness

Four young quartets feature in this concert, an opportunity to showcase their talents after ten days of intensive masterclasses. This year’s edition sees two big Mendelssohn quartets, one from his teenage prodigy years, one from a few months before his death. Merula, Handel and Haydn lead the way and the concert closes with Schubert’s evergreen Death and the Maiden.


Composer Work Artist(s)
Merula Ciaccona Op.12 Westland Baroque Ensemble
Handel Trio Sonata in G minor Op.2/6 HWV 391 Westland Baroque Ensemble
Haydn Quartet in D major Op.20/4 Echéa Quartet
Mendelssohn Quartet in A minor Op.13 Ophelia Quartet
Schubert Quartet in D minor D.810 ‘Death and the Maiden’ Doolan Quartet

St. Brendan’s Church

This beautiful old church was built in 1818, and is Church of Ireland. It was designed by Henry Edward Kendall, and is in the gothic style. It's situated in the...

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