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Jan 13th

Trinity Laban – UK

Performance and masterclass 3pm

Jan 16th

Music for Galway – Ireland

8pm, Town Hall Theatre    http://www.musicforgalway.ie
Midwinter Festival: ‘Soundtracks for Superpowers’ – Haydn & Shostakovich
HAYDN Quartet in E flat major, Op. 33 no. 2 “Joke”
SHOSTAKOVICH 7 Romances for soprano and piano trio (texts by Alexander Blok)
HAYDN Songs
SHOSTAKOVICH Quartet No. 12 in D flat, Op. 133
With Finghin Collins – Piano and Helen Kearns – soprano

Jan 17th

Music for Galway – Ireland

8pm, Town Hall Theatre    http://www.musicforgalway.ie
Midwinter Festival: ‘Soundtracks for Superpowers’ – Haydn & Shostakovich
HAYDN Piano Sonata in E flat Hob XVI:49
HAYDN Arianna a Naxos
SHOSTAKOVICH Piano Quintet in G minor, Op. 57
With Finghin Collins – Piano and Helen Kearns – soprano

Jan 18th

Music for Galway – Ireland

8pm, Town Hall Theatre    http://www.musicforgalway.ie
Midwinter Festival: ‘Soundtracks for Superpowers’ – Haydn & Shostakovich
SHOSTAKOVICH Quartet No. 8 in C minor, Op. 110
SHOSTAKOVICH Two Pieces for String Octet, Op. 11
With the Contempo Quartet

Jan 24th

Syde Manor – UK

2.30 pm, Syde Manor, Tithe Barn, Syde, GLOS, GL53 9PN

The UK launch of our 2015 concert season and Shostakovich15 project

Jan 25th

Royal Academy of Music – UK

5pm – David Josefowitz Hall

Haydn – Quartet Op.33 No.2 ‘Joke’
Graham Williams – Quartet No.8
Shostakovich – Quartet No.12

Jan 29th

Cork – Ireland

8pm – Curtis Auditorium – Cork School of Music

Shostakovich Quartets 1,4 and 12.
As part of the around Ireland www.shostakovich15.com

Feb 01st

Fitzjohn’s Family Concert – UK

CAVATINA Chamber Music Trust
London, NW3 6NP

Feb 01st

Oxford – UK

11.15am – Oxford Coffee Concert

Shostakovich Quartets 1,8,12
Launch of the Oxford complete cycle
www.shostakovich15.com

Feb 04th

Liverpool – UK

7.30pm – St George’s Hall

Haydn – Quartet Op.33 No.2 ‘Joke’
Shostakovich – Quartet No.4
Beethoven – Quartet Op.59 No.2
http://www.liverpoolphil.com/14386/events-classical-music/carducci-string-quartet.html 

Feb 15th

Kings Place – UK

11:30am / Hall One – Carducci Quartet plays Steve Reich

Steve Reich I Different Trains for String Quartet and tape (1988)
WTC 9/11 for String Quartet (2010)
http://www.kingsplace.co.uk/whats-on-book-tickets/music/carducci-quartet-plays-reich-different-trains-wtc-911#.VBf7yMhwbIU

Feb 27th

National Young String Quartet Weekend – UK

27th Feb – 1st March

Organised by ‘Wigmore Hall learning’

Mar 08th

Shropshire Music Trust – UK

3pm – The Lion Hotel, Shrewsbury

Beethoven – Quartet Op.18 No.6
Shostakovich – Quartet No.1
Elgar Quartet
http://www.shropshiremusictrust.co.uk/carducci-1/4579061600

Mar 13th

Minehead – UK

7.30pm – Regal Theatre

Beethoven – Quartet Op.18 No.6
Shostakovich – Quartet No.10
Elgar Quartet
Part of our ‘West Country’ cycle – www.shostakovich15.com

Mar 15th

Oxford – UK

11.15am – Oxford Coffee Concert

Shostakovich – Quartet No.10
Elgar String Quartet
part of the Oxford complete cycle
www.shostakovich15.com

Mar 17th

Cardiff – UK

7pm – Cardiff University Concert Hall

Philip Glass – String Quartet No.3 “Mishima”
Arlene Sierra – Insects in Amber
Steve Reich – Different Trains
http://concerts.cardiff.ac.uk/events/2-3-and-4-of-a-kind-and-stateside-4-carducci-quartet/

Mar 19th

Malvern Concert Club – UK

7.30pm – Malvern Theatres  

Beethoven – Quartet Op.18 No.6
Shostakovich – Quartet No.11
Elgar Quartet
http://www.malvern-concert-club.co.uk/Home.html
Part of our ‘West Country’ cycle  www.shostakovich15.com

Mar 21st

Wigmore Hall – UK

Mar 25th

Royal Academy of Music – UK

‘Come and Play’ – String Quartet day

Event promoted by the 2015 Wigmore Hall International String Quartet Competition

Mar 27th

Merton College, Oxford – UK

7.30pm – Merton College Chapel

Passiontide at Merton
Arvo Pärt – Fratres, Summa and Stabat Mater
http://www.merton.ox.ac.uk/node/1349

Apr 11th

Painswick – UK

3pm – St Mary’s Church

Haydn – Quartet Op.33 No.2  ‘Joke’
Shostakovich – Quartet No.9
Beethoven – Quartet Op.18 No.1
As part of our ‘West Country’ cycle  www.shostakovich15.com

Apr 12th

Shropshire Music Trust – UK

3pm – Maidment Hall, Shrewsbury School

Haydn – Quartet Op.33 No.2 ‘Joke’
Shostakovich – Quartet No.8
Beethoven – Quartet Op.18 No.1
http://www.shropshiremusictrust.co.uk/carducci-11/4579072423

Apr 16th

Kings Place – UK

7:30pm / Hall One

Philip Glass quartets
String Quartet No. 3 ‘Mishima’ (1985)
String Quartet No. 1 (1966)
String Quartet No. 4 ‘Buczak’ (1989)
String Quartet No. 2 ‘Company’ (1983)
String Quartet No. 5 (1991)
http://www.kingsplace.co.uk/whats-on-book-tickets/music/carducci-quartet-plays-glass-the-five-string-quartets#.VBgIrchwbIU

Apr 24th

Royal Greenwich String Quartet Festival – UK

8.15pm – The Chapel, Old Royal Naval College

Glass – Quartet No.3 ‘Mishima’
Boccherini – Guitar Quintet ‘Fandango’
Shostakovich – Quartet No.9
www.trinitylaban.ac.uk/sqf

May 01st

Recording Sessions – UK

1-3rd May – Recording Clarinet Quintets with Julian Bliss

http://www.signumrecords.com/

May 10th

Shropshire Music Trust – UK

3pm – Concord College, Acton Burnell

Beethoven – Quartet Op.18 No.4
Puccini – ‘Crisantemi’
Shostakovich – Quartet No.15
http://www.shropshiremusictrust.co.uk/carducci-quartet-iii/4579073245

May 24th

Oxford Coffee Concert – UK

11.15 am – Holywell Music Room

Shostakovich – Quartet No.7
Beethoven – Quartet Op.18 No.4
Shostakovich – Quartet No.13
Part of the Oxford complete Shostakovich cycle
http://coffeeconcerts.co.uk/

May 24th

Adderbury – UK

4pm – St Mary’s Church, Adderbury

Beethoven – Quartet Op.18 No.4
Shostakovich – Quartet No.13
Mendelssohn – Quartet Op.80
http://coffeeconcerts.co.uk/music-in-adderbury/

May 29th

Carducci Festival, Highnam – UK

7.30pm – Highnam Church

Cello Connections
Beethoven – Quartet Op.18 No.4
Bach – Suite for Solo Cello No.2
Schubert – String Quintet
with Guy Johnston – cello
http://www.carducciquartet.com/festivals/

May 30th

Carducci Festival, Highnam – UK

7pm – Highnam Church

Romantic Masterpieces
Mozart – Songs including Abendempfindung, Das Veilchen, and Als Luise die Briefe
Faure – La Bonne Chanson, Song Cycle for Voice, Piano and Strings Op.61
Elgar – Piano Quintet Op.84
with Katharine Dain – soprano, and Julius Drake – piano
http://www.carducciquartet.com/festivals/

May 30th

Carducci Festival, Highnam – UK

11.30am – Gambier Parry Hall

Family Concert
Join us for a relaxed hour of musical fun and games including the chance to “try a stringed instrument”.
Free entry – no ticket required Sponsored by the CAVATINA Chamber Music trust.
CAVATINA brings young people to Chamber Music  and Chamber Music to young People.
Followed by Gloucestershire Young Musician Showcase 12.30pm – Jen Statham (violin)
http://www.carducciquartet.com/festivals/

May 30th

Carducci Festival, Highnam – UK

9.30pm – Highnam Church

Late Night Shostakovich
Shostakovich – Quartet No.5
Shostakovich – Quartet No.13
http://www.carducciquartet.com/festivals/

May 31st

Carducci Festival, Highnam – UK

11am – Highnam Court Orangery

Coffee Concert: Tango Sensations
Puccini – I Crisantemi (The Chrysanthemums)
Solo guitar pieces by Scarlatti, Albeniz and Gary Ryan
Piazzolla – Five Tango Sensations for Guitar and String Quartet
with Craig Ogden – guitar
SOLD OUT!
http://www.carducciquartet.com/festivals/

May 31st

Carducci Festival, Highnam – UK

4.30pm – Highnam Church

Festival Finale
Mendelssohn – Quartet Op.80
Mendelssohn – String Octet
with the Cavaleri Quartet
http://www.carducciquartet.com/festivals/

Jun 06th

Cucugnan – France

6th – 9th June – Music in a French Village

for John Whibley ‘Holidays with Music’
http://www.whibley.co.uk/Default.asp?P=Holiday&HID=58

Jun 14th

Wigmore Hall – UK

7.30pm – Wigmore Hall

Haydn – Quartet Op.33 No.2 ‘Joke’
Anthony Gilbert – New work for string quintet*(world première)
Schubert – String Quintet
with Guy Johnston – cello
http://www.wigmore-hall.org.uk/whats-on/productions/carducci-string-quartet-guy-johnston-cello-36079

Jun 19th

Wexford – Ireland

8pm – St Iberius Church, Wexford

Haydn – Quartet Op.33 No.2 ‘Joke’
Shostakovich – Quartet No.6
Elgar – Piano Quintet
with Finghin Collins – piano

Jun 20th

Farahy – Ireland

3pm – St Colman’s Church, Farahy

Haydn – Quartet Op.33 No.2 ‘Joke’
Shostakovich – Quartet No.14
Dvorak – Quartet Op.96 ‘American’

Jun 21st

Thaxted Festival – UK

7.30pm – Thaxted

Shostakovich – String Octet
Mendelssohn – String Octet
Schubert – String Quintet
with the Brodowski Quartet
http://www.the-trumpet.co.uk/community/thaxted-festival/posts/brodowski-carducci.html

Jun 27th

Cheltenham Music Festival – UK

27th – 28th June, Syde Manor, Tithe Barn, GL53 9PN

Complete Shostakovich cycle for Cheltenham Music Festival
http://www.cheltenhamfestivals.com/whats-on/grid

Jul 03rd

Dymock – UK

7.30pm Dymock – St Mary’s Church

Haydn – Quartet Op.33 No.2 ‘Joke’
Shostakovich – Quartet No.3
Mendelssohn – Quartet Op.80
Tickets : 01531 890676

Jul 04th

Sparsholt – UK

7.30pm Sparsholt (Oxon) Church

Haydn – Quartet Op.33 No.2 ‘Joke’
Shostakovich – Quartet No.3
Menselssohn – Quartet Op.80
Tickets : 01235 751540

Jul 05th

Oxford – UK

11.15am – Oxford Coffee Concert

Shostakovich Quartet no.3
Mendelssohn Quartet op.80
http://coffeeconcerts.co.uk/

Jul 11th

Rode – UK

Christchurch, Rode

Beethoven – Quartet Op.18 No.4
Shostakovich – Quartet No.2
Dvorak – Quartet Op.96 ‘American’
Tickets  01373 831464

Jul 12th

Jordans Music Club – UK

8pm, Jubilee Hall, Seer Green, Bucks

Beethoven – Quartet Op.18 No.4
Cassado – Suite for Cello solo
Schubert – String Quintet
with Christian-Pierre La Marca – cello
http://jordansmusicclub.org.uk/carducciquartet/

Jul 17th

Budleigh Music Festival – UK

7.30pm – Budleigh Salterton

Beethoven – Quartet Op.18 No.4
Shostakovich – Quartet No.9
Dvorak – Quartet Op.96 ‘American’
http://budleighmusicfestival.co.uk/contacts/

Jul 19th

Oxford – UK

11.15am – Oxford Coffee Concert

Puccini, Shostakovich and Dvorak

 

Jul 19th

Llandeilo Music Festival – UK

7.30pm – St Teilo’s Church, Llandeilo SA19 6EN

 

Jul 30th

Lille – France

Programme includes Elgar Piano Quintet
Pascal Amoyel – piano
www.clefdesoleil.com

Jul 31st

Chirens – France

Aug 09th

Shakespeare’s Globe – UK

On the 9th August 2015 – the 40th anniversary of Shostakovich’s death, we will commemorate the day with a ‘once-in-a-lifetime’ event – performing the complete quartets in one day!
The venue is the wonderful Sam Wanamaker Playhouse at Shakespeare’s Globe in London.
We hope you’ll join us on our epic journey! Tickets now on sale!
http://www.shakespearesglobe.com/theatre/whats-on/concerts-by-candlelight/shostakovich
www.shostakovich15.com

Aug 19th

Colombia – South America

19-23rd August – Complete Shostakovich Quartets

Venues include – Auditorio Banco de la Republica, Neiva
Teatro Mayor de la Biblioteca Julio Mario Santodomingo, Bogota
Sala de Conciertos Biblioteca Luis Angel Arango, Bogota

Sep 19th

Malmesbury Abbey – UK

7.30pm – Malmesbury Abbey

Beethoven – Quartet Op.18 No.4
Shostakovich – Quartet No.6
Shostakovich – Quartet No.3
http://www.malmesbury.com/component/mtree/organisations/clubs-a-societies/malmesbury-abbey-music-society

Sep 20th

Harrow – UK

7.30pm  – Music Schools, Harrow School, Football Lane, Harrow HA1 3EA

Haydn – Quartet ‘Joke’
Shostakovich – Quartet 4
Schumann – Piano Quintet – with Simon Callaghan

Sep 23rd

Beverley Chamber Music Festival – UK

7.30pm – St Mary’s Church

Beethoven – Quartet Op.18 No.4
Shostakovich – Quartet No.4
Mozart – String Quintet
with Rachel Roberts – viola
http://beverleychambermusicfestival.org.uk/

Sep 24th

Beverley Chamber Music Festival – UK

7.30pm – St Mary’s Church

Haydn – Quartet Op.33 No.2 ‘Joke’
Shostakovich – Quartet No.8
Schubert – String Quintet
with Ralph Kirschbaum – cello
http://beverleychambermusicfestival.org.uk/events/

Sep 25th

Bromsgrove Concerts – UK

7.30pm – the Atrix

Shostakovich – Quartet No.4
Shostakovich – Quartet No.14
Shostakovich – Quartet No.12
http://www.bromsgrove-concerts.org.uk/index.php/site/index

Sep 26th

Aldeburgh – UK

26-27th September – Jubilee Hall, Aldeburgh, Suffolk – Complete Shostakovich Quartets

4 concerts – 1am and 4pm each day.
www.aldeburgh.co.uk
Tel. 01728 687110

Sep 29th

Richmond Concert Society – UK

7.45pm – St Mary the Virgin Church, Twickenham

Haydn: Quartet in E flat, Op. 33 No. 2, Hob. III:38 “Joke”
Pärt: Summa
Beethoven: Quartet No. 4 in C minor, Op. 18 No. 4
Mozart: Quintet No. 3 in C, K515
With Simon Rowland-Jones viola
http://richmondconcerts.co.uk/season54/concerts.shtml

Oct 01st

Chichester – UK

7.30pm – Assembly Room, Chichester Council House

Haydn: Quartet in E flat, Op. 33 No. 2, Hob. III:38 “Joke”
Shostakovich: Quartet no.3
Pärt: Summa
Beethoven: Quartet No. 4 in C minor, Op. 18 No. 4
http://www.chichesterchamberconcerts.com/program.html

Oct 03rd

Cardiff University – UK

3-4th October – Complete Shostakovich Quartets

4 concerts – 2pm and 7pm each day.
www.ticketsource.co.uk/cardiffmusic
tel. 03336 663366

Oct 10th

Owlpen Manor – UK

6.30pm, The Church of the Holy Cross, GL11 5BZ

Haydn: Quartet in E flat, Op. 33 No. 2, Hob. III:38 “Joke”
Shostakovich: Quartet no.4
Beethoven: Quartet No. 4 in C minor, Op. 18 No. 4
Tickets: 01453 860329

Oct 11th

Wigmore Hall – UK

11.30am – Wigmore Hall

Beethoven – Quartet Op.18 No.4
Shostakovich – Quartet No.3
http://wigmore-hall.org.uk/

Oct 13th

Chipping Campden – UK

St James’ Church

Weber: Clarinet Quintet
Shostakovich: String quartet No. 7
Schubert: Octet
With Emma Johnson Clarinet
http://www.campdenmusic.org.uk/contentok.php?id=77

Oct 15th

Gloucester Music Society – UK

St Mary de Lode Church, Archdeacon St, Gloucester, GL1 2QT

Haydn: Quartet in E flat, Op. 33 No. 2, Hob. III:38 “Joke”
Shostakovich: Quartet no.4
Beethoven: Quartet No. 4 in C minor, Op. 18 No. 4
http://www.gloucestermusicsociety.org.uk/

Mary de Lode Church, Archdeacon Street,  Gloucester GL1 2QT

Oct 18th

Oxford – UK

11.15am – Coffee concert

http://coffeeconcerts.co.uk/

Oct 18th

Adderbury – UK

Oct 20th

Kensington – UK

Fundraising concert for the Carducci Trust
Shostakovich Quartet 8 and Schumann Piano Quintet (with Florian Uhlig)
(7.00pm for 7.30pm concert, followed by dinner) For more info and tickets please email: Cathy Boyes, Trust Administrator,  carduccitrust@gmail.com

Oct 21st

Rhyl – UK

Rhyl Town Hall, North Wales

Haydn: Quartet in E flat, Op. 33 No. 2, Hob. III:38 “Joke”
Shostakovich: Quartet no.4
Beethoven: Quartet No. 4 in C minor, Op. 18 No. 4
http://rhylmusic.com/Concert-Details.html

Nov 05th

Cork – Ireland

5-8th November – CIT Cork School of Music – Complete Shostakovich Quartets

Nov 11th

Keele – UK

7.30pm  Westminster Theatre, Chancellor’s Building, Keele University

Haydn, Shostakovich, Schubert
http://www.keele.ac.uk/artskeele/whatson/music/keeleconcertsocietyevents/title,133688,en.php

Nov 15th

Washington DC – USA

The Phillips Collection – Complete Shostakovich Quartets

Nov 17th

Le Poisson Rouge, NY – USA

6.30pm Le Poisson Rouge,
158 Bleecker Street, New York, NY 10012
Phone: (212) 505-FISH (3474)

Shostakovich Quartets 8 & 9
http://lepoissonrouge.com/lpr_events/carducci-string-quartet-november-17th-2015/

Nov 18th

Montreal – Canada

7.30pm – Bourgie Hall, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts

Haydn – Quartet Op.33 No.2 ‘Joke
Shostakovich – Quartet No.8
Schubert – Quartet ‘Death and the Maiden’
https://www.mbam.qc.ca/en/shop-online/concerts/carducci-quartet-tiffany-series/1722/

Nov 22nd

Washington DC – USA

The Phillips Collection – Complete Shostakovich Quartets

Nov 27th

Leamington Spa – UK

7.30pm at Royal Pump Rooms, The Parade

Haydn Quartet in D Op 33 No 6
Shostakovich Quartet No 3
Vivaldi Lute Concerto RV93
Boccherini Quintet in D G448 Fandango
With Morgan Szymanski guitar
http://leamingtonmusic.org/20152016/2015_ISQ_27_Nov_Carducci.html

Nov 28th

Whitstable – UK

7.30pm – Whitstable Music Society

Haydn: String Quartet in A major Op.20 No.6
Shostakovich: String Quartet No.3 Op.73
Schubert: String Quartet No.14 in D minor (Death and the Maiden)
http://www.whitstablemusicsociety.org.uk/

Dec 02nd

Cardiff University – UK

Composition workshop

Dec 06th

Cheltenham – UK

String Quartet day at Dean Close.
Supported by Wigmore Learning and the Carducci Trust.

Dec 08th

Trinity Laban – UK

1-6pm Masterclasses

Dec 16th

Cheltenham – UK

7.30pm  Pitville Pump Room

Finale to our Shostakovich15 year!
Haydn – String Quartet op.33 no.6
Shostakovich – String Quartet no.15 in E flat minor op.144
Shostakovich – Piano Quintet in G minor op.57
With Julius Drake – piano
http://www.cheltmusicsoc.co.uk/