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Classical Season 2018/19 | Small is Beautiful Presents

The Sound of War

Booking Information

Venue: Sage Two

Tickets: £14.50


Alasdair Beatson piano
Royal Northern Sinfonia

*Hummel *Septet No.2 Op.114 ‘The Military’ *Howells *Rhapsodic Quintet
L Boulanger Cortège 1914
L Boulanger D’un matin du printemps 1917 *Dohnányi *Piano Quintet in E flat minor Op.26

Good things come in small packages! Dohnányi’s luscious quintet and Hummel’s irresistibly cheerful Military Septet frame Howells’ dreamy Rhapsodic Quintet and two rarities by Lilli Boulanger: whose strikingly original music is just being rediscovered, 100 years after her untimely death.