JULY 2018
U.K. Diary

Performances and other events in the United Kingdom

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This section of the website provides details of concerts, operas and festivals featuring Czech and Slovak composers and performers. In compiling these lists, we rely heavily on information supplied to us by event organisers and members of the Dvorak Society.

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Please note: We aim to provide accurate details but The Dvorak Society is not responsible for any changes to programmes made by event organisers or for errors in information provided. We would advise you to check with the event organiser or venue before making arrangements to attend an event.

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Finding more information about concerts and events featuring Czech and Slovak music and performers:

Every month there are numerous concerts and events in the UK, and around the world, which feature Czech and Slovak music and performers, but sadly we cannot list them all!

There are some additional online sources of information which are well worth checking for details of forthcoming classical concerts:

>  Chamber Music Plus
>  BachTrack
>  Concert Diary
>  Classical Events
and in the US
>  Instant Encore

And individual composers are featured on these sites
>  Kapralova Society
>  Korngold Society
>  Mahler Society

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1 July | 7.30pm
RCM string players
Martinů: Variations on a Slovak folk song for cello and piano, H 378;
Dvořák: Piano Quintet no. 2 in A major, Op.81
+ Paganini, Albeniz, Bowen, Haydn
VENUE: Wigmore Hall
Tel: 020 7935 2141
>  https://wigmore-hall.org.uk/

4 July | 7.30pm
RCM Wind Ensemble
Martinů: Sextet for flute, oboe, clarinet, two bassoons and piano, H 174
+ Mozart, Francaix, Strauss R
VENUE: Royal College of Music: Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall
Tel: 020 7591 4314
>  http://www.rcm.ac.uk/events/

West Midlands

7 July | 7.30pm
Ferschtman, Maijala, Norrington, Beatson
Dvořák: Piano Quartet No.2 in E flat major, Op.87 B.16
+ Dohnányi, Brahms
VENUE: Abbey Dore, Ewyas Harold, Herefordshire, HR2 0AA
Tel: 01981 510570
>  http://www.concertsforcraswall.org

South West

9 July | 11.00am
BBC Radio 3 New Generation Artists: Calidoré Quartet; Höfele, Dupree
Janáček: String Quartet no. 1 in E minor, "Kreutzer Sonata"
+ Haydn, Saint-Saens
VENUE: Cheltenham Music Festival, Pittville Pump Room
Tel: 01242 850270
>  www.cheltenhamfestivals.com

9 July | 5.00pm
van der Heijden, Coleman
Janáček: Pohádka (Fairy Tale)
+ Beethoven, Chopin
: Cheltenham Music Festival, Cambray Baptist Church Tel: 01242 850270
>  www.cheltenhamfestivals.com

13 July | 11.00am
Isserlis, Shih
Martinů: Cello Sonata no. 1, H 277; Kaprálová: Deux ritournelles pour violoncelle et piano, Op.25
+ Schumann, Franck, Holmes
: Cheltenham Music Festival, Pittville Pump Room
Tel: 01242 850270
>  www.cheltenhamfestivals.com


13 July | 7.30pm
Allegri String Quartet
Dvořák: String Quartet no. 12 in F major, "American", Op.96
+ Wolf, Debussy
VENUE: Llanfyllin Music Festival, St Myllin's Church, Llanfyllin
Tel: 07783 548520
>  www.llanfyllinfestival.org.uk