13 January 2018


7:30pm Tonbridge Parish Church

Castalian Quartet & Amy Harman – bassoon

Haydn: String Quartet in C, Op.76/3 (Emperor);
Schubert Songs arr. Farrington*
Roxanna Panufnik: Cantator and Amanda;
Schumann: String Quartet in A, Op.41/3;
Françaix: Divertissement*
(* double bass player to be confirmed)

An exciting new voice on the scene, the Castalian Quartet has won awards at major international competitions over the last 3 years and was selected for representation by YCAT in 2016. They perform the complete Haydn Quartets Op.76 at Wigmore Hall in 2018. Much in demand as a soloist and chamber musician, YCAT artist Amy Harman is currently Principal Bassoon of the Aurora and ENO orchestras.
‘… a bassoonist in a million …’ (The Arts Desk)
‘… truly remarkable … there were times that I simply could not believe my ears’
(Castalian Quartet  – Calgary Herald)

John Gilhooly (Director: Wigmore Hall) in conversation with the Castalian String Quartet Click to hear the podcast

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