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18th July

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  • Brahms, Johannes (arr. Berio, Luciano): Viola Sonata No.1 in F minor, Op.120/1 - orchestral version. Patricia Pollett, vla. Queensland PO/Werner Andreas Albert.
  • Spohr, Louis: String quartet in D, Op.15/2. New Budapest Quartet .
  • Sarasate, Pablo de: Spanish dance No.3: Romanza Andaluze, Op.22/1. Marcel Gazelle, pno., Yehudi Menuhin, vln.

  • 11th July

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  • Dussek, Jan Ladislav: Harp concerto in E flat, Op. 15. Roberta Alessandrini, harp Mantua Orch/Vittorio Parisi.
  • Haydn, Franz Joseph: String Quartet in B flat, Hob.III:78, Op.76/4, Sunrise. Grainger Quartet .
  • Bottesini, Giovanni: Melodia (Giovinetto innamorato). Anthony Halstead, pno., Jacquelyn Fugelle, sop., Thomas Martin, db.

  • 4th July

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  • Korngold, Erich: Violin Concerto in D Major, Op.35. Jascha Heifetz, vln. Los Angeles PO/Alfred Wallenstein.
  • Reznicek, Emil Von: String Quartet No.1 in C sharp minor - 1921. Franz Schubert Quartet .
  • Rubinstein, Anton: Melody in F, Op.3/1. Pablo Casals, vlc. Unnamed Orch .

  • 27th June

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  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Duo for violin and viola in B flat, K424. Tabea Zimmermann, vla., Thomas Zehetmair, vln.
  • Gounod, Charles: String Quartet No.3 in A minor. Daniel String Quartet .
  • Fasch, Johann Friedrich (arr. Chiesa, Ruggero): Lute Concerto in D minor (arr. Guitar). Slava Grigoryan, gtr. Tasmanian SO/Benjamin Northey.

  • 20th June

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  • Grieg, Edvard: (arr. Horowitz/B. Wallfisch):Cello concerto after Cello sonata, Op.36. Raphael Wallfisch, vlc. London PO/Vernon Handley.
  • Spohr, Louis: String quartet in C, Op.4/1. New Budapest Quartet .
  • Dvorak, Antonin (arr. Harris, Arthur): Humoresque, Op.101/7, B187. Isaac Stern, vln. Columbia SO/Milton Katims.

  • 13th June

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  • Dohnanyi, Ernst von: Violin Sonata in C sharp minor, Op.21. Barry Snyder, pno., Peter Salaff, vln.
  • Debussy, Claude: String Quartet in G minor, Op.10. Takacs Quartet .
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Divertimento in F, K.138. Quartetto Italiano .

  • 6th June

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  • Moeran, Ernest John: Cello Concerto. Raphael Wallfisch, vlc. Bournemouth Sinfonietta/Norman Del Mar.
  • Smetana, Bedrich: String Quartet No.2 in D Minor. Medici String Quartet .
  • Satie, Erik (arr. Williams, John (Aus.)): Gnossiennes Nos.1 & 2. John Williams, gtr.

  • 30th May

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  • Hahn, Reynaldo: String Quartet in A minor. Quatuor Parisii .
  • Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich: Andante cantabile. Mstislav Rostropovich, vlc. Berlin PO/Mstislav Rostropovitch.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Violin Sonata No.23 in D, K.306. Anne-Sophie Mutter, vln., Lambert Orkis, pno.