1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
“Beethoven composes like an architect. Schubert like a sleepwalker.” Alfred Brendel
Ensemble Cymru returns to St David’s Hall 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.
Octet in F major, D. 803 (1824) – Schubert
Octet (2018) – John Metcalf
|Standard Price||£6 in advance | £7 on the day|
|Friends of St David’s Hall | Under 16s | Students | Over 60s | Claimants | Disabled people plus one companion||£5 in advance | £6 on the day|
Plus an optional £1 postage charge for tickets to be posted.
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“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