At Lunch Four 2015-16

Norwich Cambridge London
08 – 13 Apr 2016


Selection of Duos

Bryce Dessner

El Chan (world premiere tour)


Piano Quartet in E flat major, Op 47


Clare Finnimore

Principal Viola

Caroline Dearnley

Principal Cello

Huw Watkins

Principal Piano


Bryce Dessner, known to many as the guitarist from The National, has been leading a double life as a prolific composer and curator in the realm of creative new music. His music, marked by a keen sensitivity to instrumental colour and texture, features in this hour-long programme alongside Bartok’s folklore-inspired pedagogical Duos and Schumann’s ever-popular Piano Quartet