Listening to Chamber Music- Mendelssohn and Schumann piano trios (new)
SPWR Fridays 1430-1630 (2 sessions: 9th March, 23rd March )
Convener: Alice Smol
This course was postponed in the autumn term but is now planned for this spring.
(If you paid for Listening to Chamber Music in the
autumn term and did not have a refund, please use the “green form” but do not send more money)
Each afternoon there will be a talk about the development of music in
the 19th century, and whether the composers' family background and
financial position was important.
Dates are not fully confirmed at the time of publication of this
programme so please check with the convener before attending.
9th March A talk about Felix Mendelssohn and his sister Fanny, followed by a performance of their piano trios.
23rd March : A talk about Robert Schumann and his wife, Clara, followed by a performance of their piano trios.
Musicians: John Walker (piano), Alice Smol (violin) and Peter Crompton (cello)