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Friday
28 June

2019

1. Opening Concert

1. Opening Concert - Bantry House - 20:00

Beethoven Quartet in F major Op.18/1 Chiaroscuro Quartet

Fanny Mendelssohn String Quartet in E flat Quatuor Zaïde

Andrea Tarrodi Quartet No.3 ‘Light Scattering’ Dahlkvist Quartet

Vasks Quartet No.4 Borusan Quartet

Saturday
29 June

2019

2. Morning Talk

2. Morning Talk - The Brick Oven - 10:00

Evelyn Grant
Dahlkvist Quartet

3. Masterclass

3. Masterclass - The Maritime Hotel - 10:00

Docklands Quartet
Kerstin Dill

4. Coffee Concert

4. Coffee Concert - St Brendan's Church - 11:00

Quatuor Zaïde

Mozart Quartet in C major K.465 ‘Dissonance’

Beethoven Quartet No.3 in D major Op.18/3

5. Masterclass

5. Masterclass - The Maritime Hotel - 11:30

Echéa Quartet
Chiaroscuro Quartet

6. Town Concert

6. Town Concert - St Brendan's Hall - 14:00

Dahlkvist Quartet

Mozart Quartet in B flat major K.458

Beethoven Quartet No.2 in G major Op.18/2

7. Masterclass

7. Masterclass - The Maritime Hotel - 15:00

Doolan Quartet
Kerstin Dill

8. Crespo Series

8. Crespo Series - St Brendan's Church - 16:00

Borusan Quartet

Mozart Quartet in A major K:464

Beethoven Quartet No:4 in C minor Op:18/4

9. Masterclass

9. Masterclass - The Courtroom - 16:00

Vanir Quartet
Chiaroscuro Quartet

10. Main Evening Concert

10. Main Evening Concert - Bantry House - 20:00

Haydn Quartet in G minor Op.74/3 ‘Rider’ Quatuor Zaïde

Beethoven Violin Sonata No:6 in A major Op.30/1 Mairéad Hickey
Izabella Simon

Andrea Tarrodi Sorrow and Joy Jon Dahlkvist
Hanna Dahlkvist

Shostakovich Piano Trio No:2 in E minor Op:67 Delta Piano Trio

11. Late Great Show

11. Late Great Show - Bantry House - 22:30

Dénes Várjon

Beethoven Piano Sonata No:29 in B flat Op:106 ‘Hammerklavier’

Sunday
30 June

2019

12. Morning Talk

12. Morning Talk - The Brick Oven - 10:00

Evelyn Grant
Borusan Quartet

13. Masterclass

13. Masterclass - The Maritime Hotel - 10:00

Doolan Quartet
Dahlkvist Quartet

14. Coffee Concert

14. Coffee Concert - St Brendan's Church - 11:00

Ensemble Dagda

Isabella Leonarda Ave Suavis Dilectio

Lucrezia Vizzana Amo Christum

Francesca Caccini Maria dolce Maria

Settimia Caccini Due luci ridenti

Barbara Strozzi Hor che Apollo

Antonia Bembo and more ...

15. Masterclass

15. Masterclass - The Maritime Hotel - 11:30

Ophelia Quartet
Quatuor Zaïde

16. Young Composers Forum

16. Young Composers Forum - St Brendan's Hall - 14:00

Andrea Tarrodi

17. Crespo Series

17. Crespo Series - St Brendan's Church - 16:00

Chiaroscuro Quartet

Mozart Quartet in D minor K.421

Beethoven Quartet No.5 in A major Op.18/5

18. Main Evening Concert

18. Main Evening Concert - Bantry House - 20:00

Lera Auerbach Piano Trio No.2 ‘This Mirror has Three Faces’ Delta Piano Trio

Martinů Quartet No.5 Quatuor Zaïde

Beethoven Piano Trio in D major Op.70/1 ‘Ghost Trio’ Viviane Hagner
Johannes Moser
Barry Douglas

19. Late Great Show

19. Late Great Show - Bantry House - 22:30

Finghin Collins

Schubert Sonata in B flat, D.960

Monday
1 July

2019

20. Morning Talk

20. Morning Talk - The Brick Oven - 10:00

Evelyn Grant
Delta Piano Trio

21. Masterclass

21. Masterclass - The Maritime Hotel - 10:00

Echéa Quartet
Kerstin Dill

22. Coffee Concert

22. Coffee Concert - St Brendan's Church - 11:00

Chiaroscuro Quartet

Mozart Quartet in E flat K.428

Beethoven Quartet No.6 in B flat Op.18/6

23. Masterclass

23. Masterclass - Maritime Hotel - 11:30

Ophelia Quartet
Borusan Quartet

24. Town Concert

24. Town Concert - St Brendan's Hall - 14:00

Doolan Quartet

Haydn Quartet in B flat major Op.76/4 ‘Sunrise’

Janáček No.2 ‘Intimate Letters’

25. Masterclass

25. Masterclass - The Maritime Hotel - 15:00

Danu Quartet
Kerstin Dill

26. Violin Talk

26. Violin Talk (Violin making in Seventeenth Century Europe) - The Old Cinema - 15:15

Jan Strick

27. Masterclass

27. Masterclass - The Maritime Hotel - 16:00

Docklands Quartet
Quatuor Zaïde

28. Crespo Series

28. Crespo Series - St Brendan's Church - 16:00

Johannes Moser
Dénes Várjon

Chopin Cello Sonata in G minor Op.65

Britten Cello Sonata Op.65

Beethoven 7 Variations on Mozart’s ‘Bei Männern, welche Liebe fühlen’ WoO 46

29. Main Evening Concert

29. Main Evening Concert - Bantry House - 20:00

Szervánsky Wind Quintet No.1 Azahar Ensemble

Beethoven Piano Trio in E flat major Op.70/2 Viviane Hagner
Johannes Moser
Barry Douglas

Alkan Sonate de Concert Op.47 Emmanuelle Bertrand
Pascal Amoyel

30. Late Great Show

30. Late Great Show - Bantry House - 22:30

Borusan Quartet

Beethoven Quartet in C sharp minor, Op.131

Tuesday
2 July

2019

31. Morning Talk

31. Morning Talk - The Brick Oven - 10:00

Evelyn Grant
Laura van der Heijden

32. Instrument Showcase

32. Instrument Showcase - Maritime Hotel - 10:00

Johannes Moser

33. Coffee Concert

33. Coffee Concert (Tears of a Lover) - St Brendan's Church - 11:00

Fieri Consort

de Rore Da le belle contrade d’oriente

Ingegneri Io non hebbi giamai, Dolorosi martir

de Wert Io mi vivea del mio languir contento

Marenzio O Fortuna volubil e leggiera

Pellavicino Cruda Amarilli

Monteverdi and more ...

34. Masterclass

34. Masterclass - The Maritime Hotel - 11:30

Doolan Quartet
Borusan Quartet

35. Town Concert

35. Town Concert - St Brendan's Hall - 14:00

Docklands Quartet

Mendelssohn Quartet in F minor Op.80 ‘Requiem for Fanny’

Composition Competition New Work

Shostakovich Quartet No.8 in C minor Op.110

36. Crespo Series

36. Crespo Series - Bantry House - 16:00

Louise Farrenc Piano Quintet No.2 in E major Op.31 Mairéad Hickey
Ellen Nisbeth
Christopher Marwood
Malachy Robinson
Gloria Campaner

Rita Strohl Sonate dramatique ‘Titus et Bérénice’ Emmanuelle Bertrand
Pascal Amoyel

37. Main Evening Concert

37. Main Evening Concert - St Brendan's Church - 20:00

Dobrinka Tabakova Cello Concerto Laura van der Heijden
Festival Strings
David Brophy

Weinberg Chamber Symphony N.4 Op.153 Mate Bekavac
Festival Strings
David Brophy

Shostakovich 7 Romances on poems by Alexander Blok Caroline Melzer
Delta Piano Trio

Wednesday
3 July

2019

38. Morning Talk

38. Morning Talk - The Brick Oven - 10:00

Evelyn Grant
Fieri Consort

39. Masterclass

39. Masterclass - The Maritime Hotel - 10:00

Echéa Quartet
Henning Kraggerud

40. Coffee Concert

40. Coffee Concert - St Brendan's Church - 11:00

Emmanuelle Bertrand

J.S.Bach Cello Suite No.1 in G major BWV 1007

J.S.Bach Cello Suite No.4 in E flat BWV 1010

J.S.Bach Cello Suite No.5 in C minor BWV 1011

41. Masterclass

41. Masterclass - The Maritime Hotel - 11:30

Doolan Quartet
Quatuor Zaïde

42. Town Concert

42. Town Concert (The Unknown Traveller) - St Brendan's Hall - 14:00

Fieri Consort

William Byrd The fair young virgin

Ferrabosco I saw my lady weeping

Anon Lo, here my heart in keeping

Palestrina In every place I find my grief

Victoria O Magnum Mysterium

Lobo and more

43. Masterclass

43. Masterclass - The Maritime Hotel - 15:00

Ophelia Quartet
Dahlkvist Quartet

44. Masterclass

44. Masterclass - The Courtroom - 16:00

Westland Baroque Ensemble
Peter Spissky

45. Crespo Series

45. Crespo Series - St Brendan's Church - 16:00

Laura van der Heijden
Finghin Collins

J.S. Bach Gamba Sonata No.1 in G major BWV 1027

Beethoven Cello Sonata No.2 in G minor Op.5/2

Schnittke Cello Sonata No.1

46. Main Evening Concert

46. Main Evening Concert - Bantry House - 20:00

Vasks Delta Piano Trio Plainscapes Delta Piano Trio

Erkin Piano Quintet Borusan Quartet
Finghin Collins

Beethoven Piano Trio No.6 in B flat Op.97 ‘Archduke’ Viviane Hagner
Johannes Moser
Barry Douglas

47. Late Great Show

47. Late Great Show - St Brendan's Church - 22:30

Anna Devin
Joseph Middleton

Duparc Mélodies

Thursday
4 July

2019

48. Morning Talk

48. Morning Talk - The Brick Oven - 10:00

Evelyn Grant
Ellen Nisbeth

49. Masterclass

49. Masterclass - The Maritime Hotel - 10:00

Docklands Quartet
Dahlkvist Quartet

50. Coffee Concert

50. Coffee Concert - St Brendan's Church - 11:00

Emmanuelle Bertrand

J.S.Bach Cello Suite No.2 in D minor BWV 1008

J.S.Bach Cello Suite No.3 in C major BWV 1009

J.S.Bach Cello Suite No.6 in D major BWV 1012

51. Masterclass

51. Masterclass - The Maritime Hotel - 11:30

Doolan Quartet
Marc Danel

52. Town Concert

52. Town Concert - St Brendan's Hall - 13:30

Echéa Quartet

Kraggerud Preghiera

Bartók Quartet No.3

Composition Competition New Work

Ligeti Quartet No.1 ‘Métamorphoses Nocturnes’

53. Masterclass

53. Masterclass - The Maritime Hotel - 15:00

Ophelia Quartet
Kerstin Dill

54. Crespo Series

54. Crespo Series (1886 A Love Story) - Bantry House - 15:00

Henning Kraggerud
Dénes Várjon

Brahms Violin Sonata No.2 in A major Op.100

Grieg Violin Sonata No.3 in C minor Op.45

Franck Sonata in A major for Violin and Piano

55. Baroque Masterclass

55. Baroque Masterclass - The Courtroom - 16:00

Westland Baroque Ensemble
Peter Spissky

56. Main Evening Concert

56. Main Evening Concert - St Brendan's Church - 20:00

Farrenc Nonet in E flat Major Op.38 Azahar Ensemble
Kerstin Dill
Ellen Nisbeth
Christopher Marwood
Malachy Robinson

Thilloy Khojaly 613 Mate Bekavac
Mairéad Hickey
Dahlkvist Quartet

Richard Strauss Four Last Songs Caroline Melzer
Joseph Middleton

57. Late Great Show

57. Late Great Show - Bantry House - 22:30

Viviane Hagner
Johannes Moser
Barry Douglas

Tchaikovsky Piano Trio in A minor Op.50

Friday
5 July

2019

58. Morning Talk

58. Morning Talk - The Brick Oven - 10:00

Evelyn Grant
Dénes Várjon
Izabella Simon

59. Masterclass

59. Masterclass - The Maritime Hotel - 10:00

Ophelia Quartet
Marc Danel

60. Coffee Concert

60. Coffee Concert - St Brendan's Church - 11:00

Fieri Consort
Camerata Øresund
Peter Spissky

Marini Sonata sopra la Monica

Monteverdi from Seventh Book of Madrigals - Tempro la cetra; A quest’olmo; Interotte Speranza; O come sei gentile

Marini Passacaglia in G minor

Monteverdi Quel augelin, che canta; Chiome d’oro; Al lume delle stelle

Castello Sonata concertate in stil modern, Book 2, Sonata 10

Monteverdi Tirsi e Clori

61. Masterclass

61. Masterclass - The Maritime Hotel - 11:30

Docklands Quartet
Christopher Marwood

62. Town Concert

62. Town Concert - St Brendan's Hall - 14:00

Ophelia Quartet

Mendelssohn Quartet in A minor Op.13

Composition Competition New Work

Shostakovich Quartet No.7 in F sharp minor Op.108

63. Masterclass

63. Masterclass - The Maritime Hotel - 15:00

Echéa Quartet
Marc Danel

64. Baroque Masterclass

64. Baroque Masterclass - The Courtroom - 16:00

Westland Baroque Ensemble
Peter Spissky
Anna Devin

65. Crespo Series

65. Crespo Series - St Brendan's Church - 16:00

Ibert Trois pièces brèves Azahar Ensemble

Poulenc Sextet Azahar Ensemble
Gloria Campaner

Fauré Piano Quintet No.1 in D minor Op.89 Quatuor Zaïde
Finghin Collins

66. Main Evening Concert

66. Main Evening Concert - Bantry House - 20:00

Emma O’Halloran ‘Dying is a Wild Night’ Quatuor Zaïde

Schumann Piano Quintet in E flat Op.44 Gloria Campaner
Borusan Quartet

Golijov Dreams and Prayers of Isaac the Blind Mate Bekavac
Dahlkvist Quartet

67. Late Great Show

67. Late Great Show - Bantry House - 22:30

Henning Kraggerud
Ellen Nisbeth
Emmanuelle Bertrand

Mozart Divertimento for String Trio in E-flat Major K.563

Saturday
6 July

2019

68. Masterclass

68. Masterclass - The Maritime Hotel - 10:00

Docklands Quartet
Marc Danel

69. Coffee Concert

69. Coffee Concert - St Brendan's Church - 11:00

Camerata Øresund
Magdalena Karolak
Peter Spissky

Telemann Don Quixote Suite

Joan Pla Oboe Concerto in G major

Lully Marche pour la cérémonie des Turcs

Rameau Tambourine 1-2 from Dardanus

Roman Golovinmusiken

Corelli and more ...

70. Masterclass

70. Masterclass - The Maritime Hotel - 11:30

Echéa Quartet
Christopher Marwood

71. Town Concert

71. Town Concert - St Brendan's Hall - 14:00

Westland Baroque Ensemble
Anna Devin

Uccellini Aria sopra ‘La Bergamasca’

Tarquinio Merula Ciaccona Op.12

Turini Sonata a tre Secondo tuono ‘Madrigali’

Corelli Trio Sonata in D major Op.3/2

Geminiani Cello Sonata No.2 in D minor Op.5/2

Handel V’adore Pupille, Da Tempesta from Giulio Cesare

72. Violin Talks

72. Violin Talks (Sound Trial ) - The Old Cinema - 15:15

73. Crespo Series

73. Crespo Series - St Brendan's Church - 16:00

Satie Trois Mélodies Caroline Melzer
Joseph Middleton

Weinberg Violin Sonata No.4 Op.39 Marc Danel
Alexei Grynyuk

Berlioz Les nuits d’été Op.7 Caroline Melzer
Joseph Middleton

74. Main Evening Concert

74. Main Evening Concert - Bantry House - 20:00

Andrea Tarrodi String Quartet No.2 ‘Madárdal’ Dahlkvist Quartet

Dvořák Piano Trio in E minor Op.90 ‘Dumky’ Mairéad Hickey
Emmanuelle Bertrand
Izabella Simon

Brahms Piano Quartet No.3 in C minor Op.60 Viviane Hagner
Ellen Nisbeth
Laura van der Heijden
Dénes Várjon

75. Late Great Show

75. Late Great Show - Bantry House - 22:30

Quatuor Zaïde

Franck String Quartet in D major

Sunday
7 July

2019

76. Coffee Concert

76. Coffee Concert (The Italian Cantatas) - St Brendan's Church - 11:00

Camerata Øresund
Anna Devin
Peter Spissky

Handel Delirio amoroso ‘Da quell giorno fatale’ HWV99

Handel Concerto grosso in G minor Op.6/6

Handel La Lucrezia ‘O Numi eterni!’ HWV 145

77. Young Musicians Platform

77. Young Musicians Platform - St Brendan's Church - 15:00

Merula Ciaccona Op.12 Westland Baroque Ensemble

Handel Trio Sonata in G minor Op.2/6 HWV 391 Westland Baroque Ensemble

Haydn Quartet in D major Op.20/4 Echéa Quartet

Mendelssohn Quartet in A minor Op.13 Ophelia Quartet

Mendelssohn Quartet in F minor Op.80 ‘Requiem for Fanny’ Docklands Quartet

Schubert Quartet in D minor D.810 ‘Death and the Maiden’ Doolan Quartet

78. Finale

78. Finale - Bantry House - 20:00

Hindemith Kleine Kammermusik Azahar Ensemble

Liszt Carnival in Pest Alexei Grynyuk

Kraggerud Equinox Suite Henning Kraggerud
Dénes Várjon

Fazil Say Sonata for Violin and Piano Op.7 Mairéad Hickey
Alexei Grynyuk

Britten Lachrymae for Viola and Piano Op.48 Ellen Nisbeth
Izabella Simon

Messiaen Quatuor pour la Fin du Temps Mate Bekavac
Henning Kraggerud
Laura van der Heijden
Alexei Grynyuk