Academy of St Martin in the Fields Chamber Ensemble
The Academy of St Martin in the Fields Chamber Ensemble transform into a string sextet this spring, performing an hour-long programme of music by Brahms, Bach and Borodin. Tickets from just £5.
- When: Tuesday 21 March 2023, 7 pm
- Location: University Hall, Shakespeare Street, Nottingham, NG1 4FQ
- Cost: £5 – £25
- Booking deadline: Tuesday 21 March 2023, 7.00 pm
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We're delighted to welcome principal players of the Academy of St Martin in the Fields, one of the world's finest chamber orchestras, to University Hall this spring.
Their string sextet (2 violins, 2 violas, 2 cellos) will be performing works by Romantic composers Johannes Brahms and Alexander Porfiryevich Borodin, and a movement of Johann Sebastian Bach's Baroque masterpiece Musikalisches Opfer (The Musical Offering), written for the King Frederick II of Prussia.
- Brahms, String Sextet No. 1 in Bb major, Op.18 (1860) – listen to the Andante movement on YouTube
- Bach, Ricercar a 6 from Musikalisches Opfer (1747) – listen on YouTube
- Borodin, String Sextet in D minor (1860) – listen to the Allegro and Andante movements on YouTube
Tickets: £5 – £25
Doors: 6.30 pm
Performance: 7 pm
Age guidance: 7+, under 14s must be accompanied by an adult aged 18+
2-4-1 tickets available for NTU/Confetti students. Email the Curated & Created team to find out more.
10% discount for NTU/Confetti staff. Visit the MyHub colleague offers page to find out more.
10% discount for NTU Music Ensemble members. Email the NTU Music team to find out more.
10% discount for NTU Alumni. Email the Alumni Relations team to find out more.
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