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Martinu Quartet at the Southbank Centre

17 OCTOBER 2011, 7:45 PM, PURCELL ROOM, QUEEN ELIZABETH HALL, SOUTHBANK CENTRE, BELVEDERE ROAD, LONDON, SE1 8XX. Martinu Quartet takes part in a fundraising concert for the Raphael Sommer Foundation. The Quartet will perform String Quintet by Bohuslav Martinu and Piano Quintet by Antonin Dvorak. Programme includes Bach and Menotti compositions by other performers.

The Raphael Sommer Foundation – Fundraising Concert
The Foundation was established in memory of Raphael Sommer (1937-2001) by his mother Alice Sommer-Herz and his widow
Geneviève Sommer, and provides scholarships and support for talented young cellists to further their studies.

www.raphaelsommer.com


Programme:
MARTINU -  String Quintet
DVOŘÁK  - Piano Quintet No.2 in A, Op.81
Interval (20 minutes)
BACH - Cello Suite No.3 in C major BWV 1009
MENOTTI - Suite for 2 Cellos & Piano
               - Cello ensemble
               - Works by Popper, Bloch & Tchaikovsky

Tickets: £25, £16 available from:

http://ticketing.southbankcentre.co.uk/find/music/classical/tickets/remembering-raphael-sommer-ten-years-on-56741
Tel: 0844 847 9910.