Photography by Jay Lawrence, lighting by Chris Newton/School Stage

Saturday 26th November 2016
7:30pm, St. Michael's Church
Opening Concert
'Humour & Charm'


Haydn 'London' Trio for flute, violin & cello in C major, H.4 No.1

Rossini Duet for cello & double bass in D major

Poulenc Sonata for flute & piano

Strauss Till Eulenspiegel Einmal Anders! (arr. for quintet, Franz Hasenöhrl, 1954)


- Interval (20 mins) -


Beethoven Septet in E flat major, Op.20



Giovanni Guzzo - violin

Dimitri Murrath - viola

Ashok Klouda - cello

Chi-chi Nwanoku - double bass

Julian Bliss - clarinet

Ana de la Vega - flute

Amy Harman - bassoon

Nicolas Fleury - french horn

Irina Botan - piano

Monday 28th November 2016
7pm, St. Anne's Church
'Gifts & Collaborations'



Mozart Duo for violin & viola in B flat major, K.424

Natalie Klouda 'Fantasy Triptych' Piano Trio No.1

performed by the Monte Piano Trio*

Brahms Scherzo for violin & piano in C minor

Borodin String Sextet in D minor


- Interval (20 mins) -


Bridge 'An Irish Melody, the Londonderry Air' for string quartet, H.86

Beethoven String Trio in C minor, Op.9 No.3



Alexander Sitkovetsky, Natalie Klouda & Francesco Sica* - violin

Juan-Miguel Hernandez & Dimitri Murrath - viola

Claude Frochaux* & Robert Cohen - cello

Irina Botan* - piano

Monday 28th November 2016
Late Night Concert
9:15pm, St. Anne's Church
'Bach Before Bed'


J.S. Bach Goldberg Variations (arr. for string trio by D. Sitkovetsky)



Artea String Trio:

Thomas Gould - violin

Benjamin Roskams - viola

Ashok Klouda - cello


Wednesday 30th November 2016
7:30pm, St. Michael's Church



Clara Schumann 3 Romances for violin & piano, Op.22

Janáček Quartet No.2 ‘Intimate Letters’


- Interval (20 mins) -


Dvořák Piano Quintet No.2 in A major, Op.81


Benjamin Gilmore & Rakhi Singh - violin

Dimitri Murrath & Juan-Miguel Hernandez - viola

Robert Cohen & Ashok Klouda - cello

Katya Apekisheva & Irina Botan - piano


Friday 2nd December 2016
Ex-Animo Mentorship Scheme Early Evening Concert
6pm, St. Anne's Church


Rachmaninov Piano Trio Élégiaque No.1 in G minor

Beethoven Piano Trio in C minor, Op.1 No.3


Kanneh-Mason Piano Trio:

Braimah Kanneh-Mason - violin

Sheku Kanneh-Mason - cello

Isata Kanneh-Mason - piano


(No interval - approx. finish time: 6:45pm)


Supported by the Ex-Animo Foundation






Friday 2nd December 2016
7:45pm, St. Anne's Church


Beethoven String Quartet in F major, Op.18 No.1

Korngold 'Much ado about Nothing' Suite for violin & piano, Op.11


- Interval (20 mins) -


Bridge Phantasy in F sharp minor for piano quartet, H.94

Franck Sonata for violin & piano in A major, M.8


Benjamin Gilmore & Francesco Sica - violin

Juan-Miguel Hernandez - viola

Ashok Klouda - cello

Irina Botan & Simon Callaghan - piano

Sunday 4th December 2016
6:30pm, St. Anne's Church
Gala Concert
'Youth & Energy'

Enescu Piano Trio No.2 in A minor

performed by the Monte Piano Trio*

Beethoven String Quintet in E flat major, Op.4


- Interval (20 mins) -


Schubert String Trio in B flat major, D.471

Mendelssohn Octet in E flat major, Op.20


Priya Mitchell, Natalie Klouda, Anna Cashell & Francesco Sica* - violin

Jennifer Stumm & Juan-Miguel Hernandez - viola

Claude Frochaux* & Ashok Klouda - cello

Irina Botan* - piano

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