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Robert Gibbs and Oliver Davies

18/10/2017
12:00
- 13:00

| £15

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Robert Gibbs and Oliver DaviesRobert Gibbs – violin
Oliver Davies – Steinway piano, 1864

The Great War & the Violin: IV

Vaughan Williams The Lark Ascending: romance
Bax Second Violin Sonata, in D (1915) (world première of original version)

This fourth concert in the series begun by Robert Gibbs and Oliver Davies in 2014 presents two important works which spanned the war but reached performance only in revised form after 1920.
The Bax offers a particularly vivid illustration of its time – the summer of 1915 – and moreover has intriguing Hatchlands connections. André Mangeot, the French violinist who partnered the composer in some of the early revised performances, was a close friend of Hal Goodhart-Rendel and must have frequently made music in this very room. His manuscript violin part of Bax’s Sonata documents all stages of the work’s gestation and has helped to make this reconstruction possible.

Details

Date:
18/10/2017
Time:
12:00 - 13:00
Cost:
£15
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Venue

Hatchlands
Hatchlands Park
East Clandon, Surrey GU4 7RT United Kingdom
Phone:
01483 211474
Website:
http://www.cobbecollection.co.uk/

Booking information

Online booking is available but if you prefer to book tickets by post please download our booking form, complete and send with SAE and a cheque

Lunchtime recitals

Last approximately one hour.

Evening concerts

Last approximately two hours with one interval
during which juice and wine are served.

Notices

Wheelchair access available. Please advise in advance.
Please note that tickets cannot be exchanged nor money refunded.
Tickets to recitals and concerts do not include free admittance to the house.
We reserve the right to refuse admission and change the programme and/or instrument without notice.
It may not always be possible to admit latecomers to the Music Room.

Stiletto heels should not be worn.

  • Get in touch

  • The Cobbe Collection Trust
  • Hatchlands Park
  • East Clandon, near Guildford
  • Surrey GU4 7 RT
  • E: [email protected]
  • T: 00 44 (0)1483 211474