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
£10 per day
Fri 9 Aug.
Echos Quartet from Italy and the Celia Quartet from Guildhall School of Music and Drama, open the 15th NNMF
4.30pm Mozart String Quartet in C, K.464 "Dissonance", Debussy String Quartet £10
7pm Elgar String Quartet in E minor Op.83, Shostakovich String Quartet No.8, Mendelssohn Octet £15
Sat 10 Aug.
Susan Sharpe TALK 4.30pm 'Three lives entwined' A talk on Johannes Brahms, Robert and Clara Schumann, all featured composers in this year's festival £5
Danish Clarinet Trio Simon Rowland-Jones, viola  7pm R Schumann Adagio and Allegro Op.70, for cello and piano, C Schumann Trio op.17 // R Schumann Marchenerzählungen, Brahms Clarinet Trio £23
Sun 11 Aug.
Alice Neary, solo cello  4.30pm Telemann Fantasia no 10 in G, Britten 3rd Suite / Vasks Das Buch, Bach Suite No.5 in C minor £15
Katherine Broderick, soprano Libby Burgess, piano 7pm Songs by Fauré, Debussy, Wagner's Wesendonck Lieder, and a selection of Arias £20
Mon 12 Aug.
Tim Horton, piano 5.30pm Brahms Ballades, Brahms C Sonata, Chopin Ballades £15
Castalian Quartet Bjørg Lewis (cello)  8pm Fanny Mendelssohn String Quartet, Janacek String Quartet No.1 'Kreutzer Sonata' // Schubert Quintet £25
Tue 13 Aug.
James Newby, baritone Gary Matthewman, piano 4.30pm Schubert Die Schöne Müllerin £15
Castalian Quartet Melvyn Tan, piano Simon Rowland-Jones, viola 7pm Simon Rowland-Jones 'Festival Quartet' (première), Chopin Piano Concerto No.2 // Mozart String Quintet in C K.515 £25
Wed 14 Aug.
Hélène Clément, 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 £15
Louise Alder, soprano Stef van Herten, horn Sholto Kynoch, piano 7pm Gounod, Debussy / Schumann, Strauss // Conradin Kreutzer, Schumann, Lachner / Verdi, Puccini, Donizetti £23
Thu 15 Aug.
Jonathan Stone, violin Sholto Kynoch, piano 4.30pm Mozart Sonata B flat K.454 Lily Boulanger D'un Matin du Printemps
Beethoven “Kreutzer” Sonata
£15
Melvyn Tan, piano 7pm Brahms Sonata Op.2 in F# Minor, C. Schumann Romances // R. Schumann Phanatasiestücke Op.111, Brahms Klavierstücke Op.119 £25
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 
£12
Gesualdo Six 7pm A choral programme of music by Gesualdo and others £25
Sat 17 Aug.
Navarra String Quartet Combined ticket for both concerts £35
4.30pm String Quartet in E flat D.87, String Quartet in D minor D.810 'Death and the Maiden'  £15
7pm String Quartet in C minor D.703 'Quartettsatz', String Quartet in A minor D.804 'Rosamunde' // String Quartet in G D.887 £25
  c. 9pm Friends of NNMF Summer Party immediately after the second Schubert concert