Three pieces for string quartet
Within Her Arms (London Premiere)
Piano Concerto No. 12 in A major, K414
Symphony No. 60 "Il distratto"
Paul Lewis directs Britten Sinfonia in Mozart’s elegant and lyrical Piano Concerto No. 12. The classical thread continues through the rest of the programme including Haydn’s inventive and quirky Il distratto symphony. Nicholas Daniel is the soloist in Nicholas Maw’s concert aria for oboe, and Britten Sinfonia give the London premiere of Anna Clyne’s elegy for strings.
Cambridge – In Conversation – 6.30pm
Nicholas Daniel and Jacqueline Shave talk about tonights programme in a free pre-concert talk.
This concert will also be performed in Norwich, where Dejan Lazic will be the soloist in Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 12.