The BBC Radio 3 Big Chamber Weekend, April 26-27 includes a free Saturday concert
PUBLISHED: 14:30 20 March 2019 | UPDATED: 14:30 20 March 2019
A BBC Radio 3 concert at Saffron Hall with a former BBC Young Musician of the Year is free to everyone and all three events in the series are free for under 18s.
Three concerts at Saffron Hall with a former BBC Young Musician of the Year are free to under 18s and one in the series is free to everyone.
The BBC Radio 3 Big Chamber Weekend, April 26-27 includes three events with music including, Schumann and Brahms, Bernstein and Gershwin. They feature composer and virtuoso clarinettist Mark Simpson, now established as a major artist.
For the first concert he is joined by cellist Leonard Elschenbroich and pianist Richard Uttley for a programme including Beethoven’s Piano Trio Op. 11 and music by Janáček, Schumann and Kurtág.
The Navarra Quartet and violist Adam Newman join them for a free early-evening concert on the Saturday. playing music by Ireland, Maxwell Davies and Howells.
Saturday night includes Gershwin, Bernstein and Copland.
The early-evening concert on Saturday is free to all and all three concerts are free for under 18s.
Evening concerts £10 for adults. 5pm concert free to all but must book. 0845 548 7650 or www.saffronhall.com.