NCS: Brahms Requiem & Cello Sonata

Saturday 9 November 2019
Little St Mary's Church, CB2 1QG
New Cambridge Singers

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Saturday 9 November 2019 19:30
Graham Walker, cello & music director
Maurice and Thanea Hodges, piano
 
Brahms’ German Requiem, thought to be written in memory of Brahms’ mother, has an air of consolation and repose whilst his Cello Sonata in E Minor is full of contrasts: a profoundly soulful first movement and an apparently “Classical” minuet & trio give way to a powerful, muscular and passionate contrapuntal finale. The German Requiem will be performed in a version for choir and piano duet, based on Brahms’ own arrangement of the work.  
 
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2 hours

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