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2nd August

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  • Schubert, Franz: String Quintet in C, D956, Op.163. Heinrich Schiff, vlc. Alban Berg Quartet .
  • Massenet, Jules (arr. Marsick, M.P.): Thais - Meditation. Anne-Sophie Mutter, vln., Lambert Orkis, pno.
  • Brahms, Johannes (arr. Joachim, Joseph): Hungarian Dance No. 5 in G minor. Anne-Sophie Mutter, vln., Lambert Orkis, pno.

  • 26th July

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  • Wieniawski, Henryk: Faust Fantasy, Op.20. Vanessa-Mae, vln. London Mozart Players/Anthony Inglis.
  • Popper, David: Hungarian Rhapsody. Michael Dussek, pno., Ofra Harnoy, vlc.
  • Bloch, Ernest: String Quartet No.4. Portland String Quartet .
  • Glazunov, A. Minstrel's Song for cello and orch. Mstislav Rosopovich cello, Orch Philharmonie de Berlin/Mistislav Rostropovich

  • 19th July

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  • Vieuxtemps, Henri: Cello concerto No.1 in A minor, Op.46. Heinrich Schiff, vlc. Stuttgart RSO/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Respighi, Ottorino: Violin Sonata in B minor. Kyung Wha Chung, vln., Krystian Zimerman, pno.
  • Granados, Enrique: The Forgotten Majo. Kim Kashkashian, vla., Robert Levin, pno.
  • Granados, Enrique: The Discreet Majo. Kim Kashkashian, vla., Robert Levin, pno.

  • 12th July

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  • Faure, Gabriel: String Quartet in E minor, Op.121. Medici String Quartet .
  • Tartini, Giuseppe: Cello concerto in A. Mstislav Rostropovich, vlc. Zurich Collegium Musicum/Paul Sacher.
  • Brahms, Johannes (arr. Williams, John (Aus.)): Theme and Variations in D minor after the String Sextet, Op.18. John Williams, gtr., Julian Bream, gtr.
  • Granados, Enrique (arr. Kreisler, Fritz):Danzas Espanolas: Andaluza, Op.37/5. Ferguson Webster, pno., Yehudi Menuhin, vln.

  • 5th July

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  • Viotti, Giovanni Battista: Harp Sonata in B. Claudia Antonelli, harp .
  • Schumann, Robert: String Quartet in A minor, Op.41/1. Melos Quartet .
  • Corelli, Arcangelo: Violin Sonata in G Minor, Op.5/5. Nigel North, archlute Trio Sonnerie .

  • 28th June

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  • Honegger, Arthur: Cello Concerto in C, H.72. Julian Lloyd Webber, vlc. English CO/Yan Pascal Tortelier.
  • Villa-Lobos, Heitor: Five Preludes. Turibio Santos, gtr.
  • Ysaye, Eugene: Violin Sonata in A minor, Op.27/2. Lydia Mordkovitch, vln.
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: Cello suite No.6 in D, BWV1012. Andre Navarra, vlc.

  • 21st June

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  • Martinu, Bohuslav: Rhapsody-Concerto for Viola & Orchestra. Malmo SO/James DePreist.
  • Haydn, Franz Joseph: String Quartet in B flat, Hob.III:78, Op.76/4, Sunrise. Australian String Quartet .
  • Brahms, Johannes: Violin sonata No.3 in D minor, Op.108. Alexis Weissenberg, pno., Anne-Sophie Mutter, vln.

  • 14th June

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  • Dittersdorf, Carl Ditters von: Harp Concerto in A. Marisa Robles, harp Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Iona Brown.
  • Mendelssohn, Felix: Octet in E Flat, Op.20. Alberni String Quartet, Medici String Quartet .
  • Vallet, Nicolas: Allemande fortune helas pourquoy. Paul O'Dette, lute .
  • Vallet, Nicolas: Courante. Paul O'Dette, lute .