D i a r y 

Friday 29 April 2022

20:00

St George's 

Bristol, United Kingdom  

Haydn Op 54 no 2

Britten No 2

Ravel String Quartet in F

Thursday 12 May 2022

20:00

St George's 

Bristol, United Kingdom  

Borodin Scherzo in D 'Les Vendredis'

Beethoven Op 135

Shostakovich No 15

Thursday 19 May 2022

20:15

De Vereeniging

Nijmegen, Netherlands  

Bach (arr. Paul Cassidy) Violin Sonata No 1 in G minor

Turina La Oración del Torero 

Shostakovich No 4

Respighi ll Tramonto

Wantenaar New work

   with Virpi Räisänen (Mezzo Soprano)

Saturday 21 May 2022

time tbc

Muziekgebouw

Amsterdam, Netherlands  

Purcell Chaconne

MacMillan To Sonny

MacMillan Memento

Shostakovich No 4

Respighi ll Tramonto

Wantenaar New work

   with Virpi Räisänen (Mezzo Soprano)

Wednesday 25 May 2022

19:30

Abbotsholme School

Rocester, United Kingdom   

Bach (arr. Paul Cassidy) Violin Sonata No 1 in G minor

Turina La Oración del Torero 

Beethoven Op 132

Saturday 28 May 2022

19:30

Christ Church

Nailsworth, UK

Bach Violin son in Gm arr. PC 

Shostakovich no 2

Beethoven op 132

Sunday 29 May 2022

18:00

Sheldonian

Oxford, United Kingdom   

Bach Chaconne

MacMillan To Sonny

Woolrich New Work

Shostakovich no 11

Tanaka At the Grave of Beethoven

MacMillan Memento

Woolrich New Work

Shostakovich no 4

Tuesday 31 May 2022

19:30

St Mary's Church

Richmond (Yorkshire), United Kingdom   

Purcell Chaconne

Shostakovich No 2

Schubert String Quintet in C

   with Laura van der Heijden (cello)

Thursday 23 June 2022

Time TBC

Walled City Music Festival

Derry-Londonderry, NI

Mozart Flute Quartet No 2 in G

Shostakovich No 5

Dvorak Piano Quintet 

   with Cathal Breslin (piano) and Sabrina Hu (flute)

 

Sunday 26 June 2022

19:30

Thaxted Church

Thaxted UK

Purcell  Chaconne

MacMillan ‘To Sonny’

Shostakovich No 3

Elgar Piano Quintet

   with Martin Roscoe (piano)

Monday 27 June 2022

19:30

St Nicholas Church

Bradfield Sheffield, UK

Purcell  Chaconne

MacMillan ‘To Sonny’

Shostakovich No 3

Ravel Quartet in F

Tuesday 28 June 2022

19:30

St Wilfrid's 

Harrogate, UK

Purcell  Chaconne

MacMillan ‘To Sonny’

Shostakovich No 2

Ravel Quartet in F

Thursday 7 July 2022

Time TBC

Lichfield Festival

Lichfield, UK

Haydn op 54 no 2

Beethoven op 135

Dvorak Piano Quintet

   with Danny Driver (piano)

Monday 11 July 2022

Time TBC

Cheltenham Festival

Pittville Pump Room, Cheltenham, UK

Tanaka ‘At the Grave of Beethoven’

Britten No 3

Shostakovich No 9

 

Tuesday 12 - Saturday 16 July 2022

Dante Festival

Blisland, Cornwall, UK

Tuesday 12 July 

19:30

Stoke Climsland Church

Haydn Op 54 no 2

Ravel Quartet in F

Dvorak Piano Quintet

   with Danny Driver (piano)

Wednesday 13 July 

14:00

Lavethan Concert Barn, Blisland

Open rehearsal exploring Beethoven

18:30

Brodsky Encores 

30 minute programme of our favourite encore arrangements 

Thursday 14 July

19:30

Mary Magdalene Church, Launceston 

Borodin Scherzo (Les Vendredis)

Beethoven Op 135

Shostakovich no 14

Khachaturian Sabre Dance

(pre-concert talk by the Quartet at 18:30)

Saturday 16 July 

18:00

St Petroc's Church, Bodmin

Turina Bullfighter's Prayer 

Sarasate Playera and Zapateado 

Casals Song of the Birds 

Britten Simple Symphony 

Elgar Piano Quintet

   with Danny Driver (piano)

            East Cornwall Youth Orchestra

            Trigg Strings

Tuesday 19 July 2022

15:00

Buxton Festival

Buxton Octagon, UK

Elgar Introduction and Allegro 

   (with Manchester Camerata)

Wednesday 20 July 2022

15:00

Buxton Festival

St John’s Church, Buxton, UK

Beethoven op 135

Britten No 3

Shostakovich No 15

 

Saturday 6 - Friday 13 August 2022

Dartington Arts Festival

Dartington, Devon, UK

Masterclasses and performances of the complete Shostakovich Cycle 

Friday 2 September 2022

19:30

Clun Valley Music

Shropshire, UK

Bach (arr. Paul Cassidy) Violin Sonata in G minor

Shostakovich No 14

Schubert String Quintet in C 

   with Richard Tunnicliffe (cello)

Saturday 3 September 2022

19:30

Redcliffe Concerts of British Music

Wellhayes Vineyard, Devon, UK

Borodin Scherzo in D from Les Vendredis

Shostakovich No 10

Schubert String Quintet in C 

   with Richard Tunnicliffe (cello)

Sunday 4 September 2022

16:00

Lympstone

UK

Haydn Quartet in C

Shostakovich No 11

Schubert String Quintet in C 

   with Richard Tunnicliffe (cello)

Thursday 29 September 2022

19:30

Malvern Concert Club

Malvern, UK

Bach (arr. Paul Cassidy) Violin Sonata in C

Shostakovich No 8

Schubert String Quintet in C 

   with Laura van der Heijden (cello)

Wednesday 5 October 2022

20:00

Ilkley Concert Club

Ilkley, UK

Bach (arr. Paul Cassidy) Violin Sonata in C

Shostakovich No 8

Schubert String Quintet in C 

   with Laura van der Heijden (cello)

Friday 7 October 2022

Leamington Music

Malvern, UK

18:15 - Pre-concert Talk with Paul Cassidy and Jacqueline Thomas

19:30 Performance

Borodin Scherzo in D from Les Vendredis

Beethoven Op. 135

Shostakovich No 3

Thursday 27 October 2022

19:30

Norwich Chapel Concerts Series

Norwich, UK

Bach (arr. Paul Cassidy) Violin Sonata in G minor

Shostakovich No 11

Borodin Scherzo in D from Les Vendredis

Shostakovich No 14

Saturday 29 - Sunday 30 October 2022

Shostakovich Cycle

Kings Place

London, UK

Saturday 29 October

11:30 - 12:50

Quartets 1 & 2, with conversation 

14:00 - 15:35

Quartets 4 & 3, with conversation 

16:30 - 18:05

Quartets 6 & 5, with conversation 

19:00

Quartets 7, 8 & 9, with conversation (and interval)

 

Sunday 30 October

11:30 - 12:15

Pre-concert Talk with Brodsky Quartet and Liza Wilson 

12:30 - 13:15

Quartets 11 & 12

14:30 - 15:30

Quartets 13 & 14

16:00 - 16:45

Lecture on Shostakovich's Life by Marina Frolova Walker

17:30

Quartets 10 & 15, with conversation 

Thursday 3 November 2022

Time tbc

Kulturhaus Dornbirn 

Dornbirn, Austria

with Sir Willard White

A diverse selection of works and arrangements from classical, folk, and popular, through Barber, Britten and Gershwin to the great American songbook.

Wednesday 9 November 2022

Alnwick Playhouse & Arts Centre

Northumberland, UK

18:30 - Pre-concert Talk with Paul Cassidy and Jacqueline Thomas

19:30 Performance

Haydn Quartet in C

Shostakovich No 6

Schubert Death and the Maiden

Saturday 12 November 2022

Stadsgehoorzaal

Leiden

Time tbc

Shostakovich No 11

Schubert Quartet No 13 'Rosamunde'

Britten No 2

Monday 14 November 2022

Wimbledon International Music Festival

Wimbledon, London

19:30

Haydn Quartet No 2

Shostakovich No 8

Schubert Death and the Maiden

Wednesday 23 - Thursday 24 November 2022

Stoller Hall

Manchester

Wednesday 23 November

Masterclass Workshops

Chetham's School

 

Thursday 24 November

19:30

Shostakovich No 11

Shostakovich Adagio & Polka

Elgar Serenade for Strings

Borodin Scherzo

Barber Adagio

Shostakovich No 8

   with students from Chatham's School