10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Ensemble Cymru, Bangor University and Venue Cymru’s resident ensemble, performs once again at Gloddaeth Church, with a dream of a programme featuring the famous Schubert Octet; a major accomplishment in chamber music that continues to captivate music-lovers across the world, alongside a contemporary Welsh tribute to this great historic figure from the pen of composer, John Metcalf.
“Beethoven composes like an architect. Schubert like a sleepwalker.” Alfred Brendel
Octet in F major, D. 803 (1824) – Schubert
Octet (2018) – John Metcalf
Running Time: 115′ including interval
Tickets can be purchased on-line HERE.
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|Companion for disabled individual||£ free|
Box Office: 01492 872000
“There’s an innate lyrical quality to the music of Welsh composer John Metcalf…” – Gramophone
“…a splendidly varied concert” – Wales Arts Review
“…heroic and extremely sensitive” – Critics Circle