Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

2019 Cheltenham Music Festival - Music by Mendelssohn and Bartok

2019 Cheltenham Music Festival - Music by Mendelssohn and Bartok

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Summary

Georgia Mann celebrates the 20th anniversary of BBC Radio 3's New Generation Artists scheme with a selection of performances by current members, from the Pitville Pump Room at the 2019 Cheltenham Music Festival. Aleksey Semenenko, Anastasia Kobekina and Elisabeth Brauss join forces to play Mendelssohn's second Piano Trio, which was in part inspired by the music of Bach, and dedicated to the violinist and composer Louis Spohr. This is followed by one of Bartok's most successful string quartets, the fourth, reflecting the composer's fascination with mirror images and symmetry, and performed by Quatuor Arod. Mendelssohn: Piano Trio No 2 in C minor, Op 66. Aleksey Semenenko (violin), Anastasia Kobekina (cello), Elisabeth Brauss (piano). Bartok: String Quartet No 4 in C. Quatuor Arod.

Cast & Crew

Presenter Georgia Mann
Producer Luke Whitlock
Music