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Sacconi Quartet

One of the country’s finest young quartets completes their survey of string pieces by Ralph Vaughan Williams with his 2nd Quartet. Programme includes On Wenlock Edge with tenor Nathan Vale and pianist Gary Matthewman. Songs of Eternity and Sorrow, a new song cycle by Ian Venables completes an unforgettable recital.

 ‘…beautifully shaped reading …pure youthful exuberance…’ The Strad

‘Nathan Vale’s performance…vibrant, passionate, operatic, vivid, deeply felt, dramatic…’  Robert Hugill

Ben Hancox – violin

Hannah Dawson – violin

Robin Ashwell – viola

Pierre Doumenge – cello

Ralph Vaughan Williams – String Quartet No 2 in A minor

Ian Venables – Songs of Eternity and Sorrow

Ralph Vaughan Williams – Viola Romance

Ralph Vaughan Williams – On Wenlock Edge

Nathan Vale           Gary Matthewman