Guy Johnston, another ISMA alumnus returning to us for the first time, joins his brother Magnus‘s quartet for a pinnacle of the chamber music canon. Following Toby Young‘s highly popular Berkeley Ensemble work at LDSM 2017 and the serendipitous discovery that he was a bassoonist in his youth, he was the natural choice for LDSM‘s 2018 commission for a work to conclude our spotlight on the bassoon, with Catriona joining the Navarras to bring it to life.
Catriona McDermid BASSOON*
Guy Johnston CELLO†
8:30pm Wednesday, August 8 2018
A £24 B £16 RV Allocated Seating
Supported by Mrs Kate Dugdale
Schubert Quartettsatz in C minor, D703 9¼’
Young The Creation of Electricity, for bassoon and string quartet* WORLD PREMIÈRE 12’
Mozart String Quartet No.14 in G major, K387 29’
Schubert Cello Quintet in C major, D956† 52’
Formed at the RNCM in 2002, the Navarra Quartet commenced studies under the guidance of the late Christopher Rowland. Its development continued with studies with the Alban Berg Quartet, Pro-Quartet, at...