15th NNMF 9 - 17 August 2019

15th NNMF 9 - 17 August 2019

2019 NNMF outline programme (subject to change)
Wed 7 & Thu 8 August
Pre-Festival Masterclasses given by Simon Rowland-Jones, and Daniel Roberts from the Castalian Quartet, with two young string quartets, the Echos Quartet from Italy and the Celia Quartet from Guildhall School of Music and Drama, who will open the 15th NNMF with two concerts on Friday 9 August
3-6pm both days - String Quartet Masterclass
Fri 9 Aug.
Echos Quartet from Italy and the Celia Quartet from Guildhall School of Music and Drama, open the 15th NNMF
4.30pm A programme of string quartets (tbc)
7pm A programme of string quartets (tbc) and finishing with the Mendelssohn Octet
Sat 10 Aug.
Susan Sharpe TALK 4.30pm A talk on Johannes Brahms, Robert and Clara Schumann, all featured composers in this year's festival
Danish Clarinet Trio Simon Rowland-Jones, viola  7pm R Schumann - Adagio and Allegro op.70 OR Phantasiestucke op.73 (cello version), C Schumann Trio op.17 // R Schumann Marchenerzahlungen, Brahms Clarinet Trio
Sun 11 Aug.
Alice Neary, solo cello  4.30pm Telemann Fantasia no 10 in G (or Gabrieli Ricecares), Britten 3rd Suite / Vasks Das Buch, Bach Suite No.5 in C minor
Katherine Broderick, soprano Libby Burgess, piano 7pm Songs by Fauré, Debussy, Wagner's Wesendonck Lieder, and a selection of Arias
Mon 12 Aug.
Tim Horton, piano 5.30pm Brahms Ballades, Brahms C Sonata, Chopin Ballades
Castalian Quartet Bjørg Lewis (cello)  8pm Fanny Mendelssohn String Quartet, Janacek String Quartet No.1 "Kreutzer Sonata" // Schubert Quintet
Tue 13 Aug.
James Newby, baritone Gary Matthewman, piano 4.30pm Schubert Die Schöne Müllerin
Castalian Quartet Melvyn Tan, piano Simon Rowland-Jones, viola 7pm Simon Rowland-Jones String Quartet No.8 (première), Chopin Piano Concerto No.2 // Mozart String Quintet in C K.515
Wed 14 Aug.
Hélène Clement, Simon Rowland-Jones, violas. Tim Horton, piano 4.30pm Britten Lachrymae, Bridge Pensiero & Allegro appassionato, Britten Elegy, Simon Rowland-Jones Wiegenlied Variations, Bridge Lament and Caprice, Prokofiev Two movements from Romeo and Juliet
Louise Alder, soprano Stef van Herten, horn Sholto Kynoch, piano 7pm Gounod, Debussy / Schumann, Strauss // Conradin Kreutzer, Schumann, Lachner / Verdi, Puccini, Donizetti
Thu 15 Aug.
Jonathan Stone, violin Sholto Kynoch, piano 4.30pm Mozart Sonata B flat K.454
Beethoven “Kreutzer” Sonata
Melvyn Tan, piano 7pm Brahms Sonata Op.2 in F# Minor, C. Schumann Romances // R. Schumann Phanatasiestücke Op.111, Brahms Klavierstücke Op.119
Fri 16 Aug.
Thomas Kelly, piano 4.30pm Schubert Sonata D.784 in A Minor
Scriabin Sonata no.5
Busoni Sonatina No.6 "Kammer-Fantasie uber Bizet's Carmen"
Liszt Rhapsodie Espagnole 
Gesualdo Six 7pm A choral programme of music by Gesualdo and others
Sat 17 Aug.
Navarra String Quartet
4.30pm String Quartet in E flat D.87, String Quartet in D minor D.810 'Death and the Maiden' 
7pm String Quartet in C minor D.703 'Quartettsatz', String Quartet in A minor D.804 'Rosamunde' // String Quartet in G D.887
Immediately following the second concert c. 9pm Friends of NNMF Summer Party