Sean Rafferty introduces today's Lunchtime Concert, which features recordings from two of Belfast's major festivals: The Belfast Festival at Queen's and The Belfast Music Society International Festival of Chamber Music. Camilla Tilling and Paul Rivinius visited Belfast last November to perform in St George's Church at the Belfast Festival at Queen's. The Royal String Quartet and the Razumovsky Ensemble performed at the International Chamber Music Festival in the Great Hall at Queen's University in February.
Mozart String Quartet No.8 in F K.168
Royal String Quartet
(Izabella Szalaj-Zimak (violin), Elwira Przybylowska (violin), Marek Czech (viola), Michal Pepol (cello))
Ireland Phantasie Trio (Trio no.1) in A minor, for piano and strings
(Sergei Kyrlov (violin), Oleg Kogan (cello), Ronan O'Hora (piano))
Berg: Seven Early Songs
Camilla Tilling (soprano)
Paul Rivinius (piano)
Schumann: Fantasiestücke, Op. 88
(Sergei Krylov (violin), Oleg Kogan (cello), Ronan O'Hora (piano)).