Concert 6 - James Crabb & Friends

Event date
Event time
14:00 - 15:00
Venue
SJE Arts
109A, Iffley Road
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX4 1EH
Event type
Concerts
Event cost
£13/£10; free for under-26 year olds
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Recommended

Astor Piazzolla – 3 Tango Sensations for accordion and string quintet (Anxiety, Asleep, Fear)

Vaughan Williams – Lark Ascending (with Corey Cerovsek and James Crabb)

Agri/Carli - Desde Adentro arr. Crabb (accordion, string quintet and piano)

Saint-Saens – Introduction et Rondo Capriccioso, Op. 28 (with Jack Liebeck and James Crabb)

James Crabb - accordion
Amandine Savary - piano
Corey Cerovsek - violin
Jack Liebeck - violin
Alexandra Raikhlina - violin
Simon Oswell - viola
Thomas Carroll - cell
Benjamin Hughes - cello
Tim Gibbs - double bass

The accordion is an instrument not often heard in chamber music but it has its own distinctive voice and repertoire. Today we hear some of the best of that repertoire, both in original compositions and in arrangements by James Crabb, one of the world’s finest players.