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Ulverston International Music Spring Festival: The Schumanns & Brahms: Concert 3 “Love and Obsession”

Ulverston International Music Spring Festival: The Schumanns & Brahms: Concert 3 “Love and Obsession”

UIMF 2019 Spring Festival – The Schumanns & Brahms

Fri 1 – Sun 3 March 2019: Victory Hall, Broughton-in-Furness

Concert 3 : “Love and Obsession”: Saturday 2 March 2019, 7:30pm: Tickets £15 / £5 Concession

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The intimate surroundings of the Victory Hall at Broughton-in-Furness, is the rather appropriate venue for a musical exploration of the fascinating and turbulent love triangle between Robert & Clara Schumann and Johannes Brahms.

The third concert and the centrepiece of this festival – “Love and Obsession” – focusses on the Romantic era’s most famous love triangles between Robert & Clara Schumann, and Johannes Brahms. The fabric of the two piano quartets is woven through with songs by all three composers, thus telling the story through their music.

Primrose Piano Quartet

Jess Dandy, Contralto

  1. Brahms Two Songs for Contralto, Viola and Piano Op.91

  2. Brahms Piano Quartet no. 3 in C minor Op.60

  3. & R. Schumann Songs

  4. Schumann Piano Quartet Op.61

This evening’s concert sees the return to the Festival of the Primrose Piano Quartet, who have established a reputation for superb performances and award wining recordings. We also welcome back local contralto, Jess Dandy.

The playing is selflessly beautiful… everything seems to be just right. – Thee Strad (Primrose Piano Quartet)

Concert is approximately 2 hours including interval.

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