Concert 7: Festival Finale

Event date
Event time
18:00 - 20:00
Venue
SJE Arts
109A, Iffley Road
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX4 1EH
Event type
Concerts
Event cost
£23/£18; free for under-26 year olds
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Recommended

Brahms String Sextet No. 2 in G Major, Op. 36

Interval

Schubert String Quintet in C major, D956

Corey Cerovsek - violin
Jack Liebeck - violin
Alexandra Raikhlina - violin
Simon Oswell - viola
Benjamin Roskams - viola
Thomas Carroll - cello
Benjamin Hughes - cello

At last, something we have played in the Festival before – although only once, eight years ago. Not the Brahms, which is new, but the Schubert. Both are towering works, suitable for finishing a curtailed Festival – except that one wants the slow movement of the Schubert never to end.