New work (world premiere tour)
Piano Quartet No. 1 in G minor
Pulitzer Prize-winning American composer Caroline Shaw’s new work is premiered in the third At Lunch concert of the season. Completing the programme, Brahms’ expansive Piano Quartet No. 1 is a key chamber work which harks back to Schubert, while paving the way for the future through its lasting influence on Schoenberg.
Cambridge – Post Concert Talk, 2.15pm
Caroline Shaw discusses her new work.
Wigmore Hall – Pre Concert Talk, 12.15pm
Caroline Shaw talks to Dr Kate Kennedy about her new work.
Help support Caroline Shaw’s new work via our Musically Gifted scheme
Find out more about Caroline Shaw in this Q&A
We spoke to Caroline Shaw about Brahms in this blog.