Rncm And Leamington International Quartet Series

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01Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20150811

Our week of concerts from Leamington Spa and Manchester begins with the New Zealand String Quartet and Moscow Rachmaninov Trio playing Bartok and Glinka at the Royal Northern College of Music. The Villiers String Quartet conclude the programme with Elgar's Quartet Opus 83 from the Royal Pump Rooms as part of the Leamington Music International String Quartet Series.

Bartok: String Quartet No 3

New Zealand String Quartet

Glinka: Trio Pathétique in D minor

Moscow Rachmaninov Trio

Elgar: String Quartet in E minor, Op.83

Villiers String Quartet.

02Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20150812

This week of concerts recorded at the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester and the Royal Pump Rooms in Leamington Spa continues with the Villiers String Quartet in Haydn, and the Moscow Rachmaninov Trio with a work by Anton Arensky, a pupil of Rimsky-Korsakov who went on to teach Scriabin and Rachmaninov.

Haydn: String Quartet in F minor, Op.55 No.2

Villiers String Quartet

Arensky: Piano Trio No.2 in F minor Op.73

Moscow Rachmaninov Trio.

03Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20150813

The New Zealand String Quartet perform Mozart and Brahms in a concert recorded at the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester. They're joined in the Brahms Quintet in G major by Peter Cropper, founder of The Lindsay Quartet and Sheffield's Music in the Round, who sadly passed away earlier this year,

Mozart: String Quartet No 22 in B flat major K 589

New Zealand String Quartet

Brahms: String Quintet in G major Op 111

New Zealand String Quartet with Peter Cropper (viola).

04Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20150814

04Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20150814

The Moscow Rachmaninov Trio perform Tchaikovsky's Piano Trio in A minor at the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester. The work was written in Rome and dedicated 'in memory of a great artist' to the recently deceased Nikolai Rubinstein, Tchaikovsky's friend and mentor. Plus the New Zealand String Quartet play the first movement of a work they premiered in Wellington in 2005 by New Zealand-born composer John Psathas

Tchaikovsky: Piano Trio in A minor Op.50

Moscow Rachmaninov Trio

John Psathas: Unbridled, Manos Breathes the Voice of Life into Kartsigar

New Zealand String Quartet.

04Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert20150814

The Moscow Rachmaninov Trio perform Tchaikovsky's Piano Trio in A minor at the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester. The work was written in Rome and dedicated 'in memory of a great artist' to the recently deceased Nikolai Rubinstein, Tchaikovsky's friend and mentor. Plus the New Zealand String Quartet play the first movement of a work they premiered in Wellington in 2005 by New Zealand-born composer John Psathas

Tchaikovsky: Piano Trio in A minor Op.50

Moscow Rachmaninov Trio

John Psathas: Unbridled, Manos Breathes the Voice of Life into Kartsigar

New Zealand String Quartet.