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77. Late Great Show

Saturday 4 July 2020

10:30 pm

11:30 pm

Bantry House


Brahms’ meeting in the autumn of his life with the clarinettist Richard Mühlfeld has become legendary thanks to the works he inspired.
©Kaupo Kikkas

Much has been made of this work’s autumnal resignation, but it is just as likely that Brahms was joyfully exploring this new rich, velvety voice he had so belatedly discovered. It is also a perfect conclusion to our series of late-night masterpieces. Mark Simpson and the Doric Quartet do the honours for us.

All works performed by Mark Simpson Doric Quartet

Composer Work
Brahms Clarinet Quintet in B minor, Op.115

Bantry House

Bantry House is not only one of the finest historic houses in Ireland but it also commands one of the best views overlooking Bantry Bay in West Cork. It has...

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