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11th April

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  • Tartini, Giuseppe: Violin concerto in A minor, Lunardo venier. Nicola Benedetti, vln. Scottish CO/Christian Curnyn.
  • Spohr, Louis: Double String Quartet in D minor, Op.65. Academy of St Martin in the Fields .
  • Parish-Alvars, Elias: La Mandoline. Marielle Nordmann, harp .
  • Sculthorpe, Peter: String Quartet No. 9. Melbourne String Quartet/Basil Hawkins.

  • 4th April

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  • Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Mario: Guitar concerto No.1 in D, Op.99. Andres Segovia, gtr. New London Orch/Alec Sherman.
  • Schubert, Franz: Fantasia in C, D.934. Daniel Barenboim, pno., Isaac Stern, vln.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Divertimento in F, K.138. Amadeus Quartet .

  • 28th March

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  • Vivaldi, Antonio: Four seasons, Concerto in F, RV293, Autumn. Roberto Michelucci, vln. I Musici .
  • Smyth, Ethel. String Quartet C minor. The Maier Quartet
  • Paganini, Nicolo: Caprices, Op.1. Li-Wei Qin, vlc.

  • 21st March

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  • Allworth, Robert: Falling Leaves of Red and Gold. Michael Hooper, mndln.
  • Boccherini, Luigi: Guitar quintet No.2 in E, G.446. Denis Vigay, vlc., Iona Brown, vln., Malcolm Latchem, vln., Pepe Romero, gtr., Stephen Shingles, vla.
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: Cello suite No.6 in D, BWV1012. Mstislav Rostropovich, vlc.

  • 14th March

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  • Mendelssohn-Hensel, Fanny String Quartet in E flat Major
  • Vaughan Williams, Ralph: Suite for Viola and Orchestra. Frederick Riddle, vla. Bournemouth Sinfonietta/Norman Del Mar.
  • Vivaldi, Antonio: (arr. Nordmann):Harp concerto in D minor, F.1 No.56. Marielle Nordmann, harp Auvergne Orch/Jean-Jacques Kantorow.

  • 7th March

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  • Delius, Frederick: Cello Concerto. Raphael Wallfisch, vlc. Royal Liverpool PO/Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Mayer, Emilie. String Quartet op. 14 in G minor. Erato Quartett
  • de Murcia, Santiago: Allegro. Andrew Lawrence-King, harp, Pat O'Brien, gtr., Paul O'Dette, gtr., Pedro Estevan, perc., Steve Player, gtr.

  • 28th February

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  • Berlioz, Hector: Harold in Italy, Op.16. Robert Vernon, vla. Cleveland Orch/Lorin Maazel.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Trio No 1 in C for Flute, Violin & Cello. Isaac Stern, vln., Jean-Pierre Rampal, fte., Mstislav Rostropovich, vlc.
  • Dowland, John: A Dream. Hopkinson Smith, lute .

  • 21st February

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  • Shostakovich, Dmitri: Cello Concerto No.1 in E Flat, Op.107. Mstislav Rostropovich, vlc. London SO/Seiji Ozawa.
  • Faure, Gabriel: Romance, Op.28. Akira Eguchi, pno., Gil Shaham, vln.
  • Moeran, Ernest John: String trio in G. Maggini Quartet .