Nash Ensemble diary for the year ahead
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Diary - August 2019 to April 2020:


January 18, Wigmore Hall - 'Around Schubert'  
Moscheles: Fantasy, Variations & Finale for piano, violin, clarinet & piano
Schubert: Piano Trio in E flat, D897 'Notturno'
Schubert: Arpeggione Sonata D821 for cello & piano 
Rossini: Sonata No.1 in G for 2 violins, cello & double bass
Spohr: Octet in E for 2 horns, violin, 2 violas, cello & double bass
Schubert: Octet in F, D803  
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January 27 - New Town Concerts, Edinburgh  
Mozart: Piano Quartet in G, K478
David Matthews: White Flame (text by Muriel Spark)
Brahms: Two Songs Op.91 for voice, viola & piano
Schumann: Piano Quintet in E flat, Op.44

February 8, Wigmore Hall - 'Around Schubert'  
Beethoven: Clarinet Trio in B flat, Op.11
Weber: Introduction, Theme & Variations for clarinet & piano
Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel: String Quartet in E flat  
with James Gilchrist (tenor)  
Group of songs for voice and piano by Loewe, Reichard & Zelter (with Roger Vigones, piano)
Felix Mendeossohn: String Quartet in A minor, Op.13
Schubert: Auf dem Stron, D843 for tenor, horn & piano
Schubert: Piano Trio in B flat, D898  
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March 7, Wigmore Hall - 'Around Schubert'  
With Elizabeth Watts (soprano), Simon Crawford=Phillips (piano), Roger Vignoles (piano)  
Ferdinand Ries: Quintet in B minor, Op.74 for piano, string trio & double bass
Rossini: Group of songs from Soirees Musicales
Schubert: Shepher on the Rock, D965 for soprano, clarinet & piano
Schubert: Piano Trio in E flat, D929  
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March 8, Wigmore Hall Coffee Concert - 'Around Schubert'  
Schubert: String Trio in B flat, D471
Beethoven: Septet in E flat, Op.20  
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March 11-19: Concerts in Germany & Switzerland  
March 12: Fulda - works by Stravinsky, Dvorak & Brahms
March 14: Lindau - works by Stravinsky, Dvorak & Brahms
March 15: Boswil - works by Stravinsky, Dvorak & Brahms
March 17: Liestal - works by Stravinsky, Dvorak & Brahms
March 18: La Chaux de Fonds - works by Stravinsky, Dvorak & Shostakovich

March 24, Wigmore Hall - 'Nash Inventions'  
5.30pm: Side by Side with members of the Nash  
6.30pm: Pre-concert Talk  
7.30pm: Mark-Anthony Turnage 60th birthday concert
With: Claire Booth (soprano), Jonathan Berman (conductor)  
Stravinsky: Three Pieces for String Quartet
Turnage: Sarabande for soprano saxophone & piano
Knussen: Songs Without Voices
Turnage: Slide Stride for pian & string quartet
Ravel: Duo for violin & cello
George Benjamin: Viola Viola
Turnage: Owl Songs (WP) for soprano, and ensemble  
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May 9: Painswick Music Society  
Schubert: Quartetsatz in C minor D 703
Beethoven: String Quintet in C, Op.29
Dvorak: String Quintet in E flat, Op.97