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Week beginning 16 October

We look forward to welcoming pianist Chiyan Wong to Emmanuel on Wednesday 18 October at 1pm for a performance of Bach’s ‘Goldberg Variations’.  The complete programme is as follows: BACH/BUSONI/WONG – Aria mit Veränderungen – “Goldberg Variationen”, BWV 988 I.  Variationen: 1. Allegro. 2. Andantino. 3. L’istesso tempo. 4. Allegro non troppo. 5. Canone alla… Read More »

Week beginning 9 October

We are very grateful to cellist Nigel Blomiley for stepping in at short notice to perform in our Lunchtime Concert series at 1pm on Wednesday 11 October with a solo recital.  His programme will include the following: SUITE No 1 in G major for Solo Cello  BWV 1007                 J.S BACH 1 PRELUDE    2 ALLEMANDE    3… Read More »

Week beginning 2 October

Our friends the Cambridge Chamber Ensemble return to Emmanuel this week for our Lunchtime Concert at 1pm on Wednesday 4 October.  The line-up will be as follows: Stephen Foster (violin) Nigel Blomiley (cello) Olga Samusenko (piano) performing Haydn Piano Trio 27 in C Schubert ‘Notturno’ D897 ‘Palm Court Favourites’ arranged for piano trio, by Dvorak,… Read More »

Week beginning 25 September

We look forward to welcoming violinist Fumi Otsuki and pianist Alessandro Viale on Wednesday 27 September at 1pm, when they will be performing the following programme: Ottorino Respighi: “Aria” from 6 pieces for violin and piano P 31 Jules Massenet: “Meditation” from Thais Jean Sibelius: “Waltz” from 5 pieces for violin and piano Op.81 Gustav… Read More »

Week beginning 18 September

There has been a Scandinavian influence on many of our concerts this year, and following our lovely concert of Norwegian music this week, we welcome Swedish guitarist Johan Lofving to Emmanuel at 1pm on Wednesday 20 September for what he promises will be ‘a musical journey from the grandeur of the baroque to the exciting… Read More »