Concerts 2017-19

Tickets £15.00 on the door
– children and students under 25 free.

All enquiries and reservations
to Roger Rowe
01603 621169 or email rrowe@paston.co.uk

Sunday 14th January 2018, 6:30pm

Anna Federova – piano

a welcome return visit of this sensitive Ukrainian pianist
Chopin Recital
Ballades No 1 & 2, Waltzes Op 18 & Op 34

Waltzes Op 42 7 op 64

Ballads 3 & 4
Anna Federova website

Sunday 28th January 2018, 6:30pm

Matthew Wadsworth – lute & theorbo

has earned a reputation as one of the world’s finest lutenists
The Miller’s Tale – Music by Dowland, Kapsberger, and a new piece by Stephen Goss
Matthew Wadsworth website

Wednesday 31st January 2018, 7:30pm

Chiaroscuro Quartet

Alina Ibragimova – violin
Pablo Hernan Benedi – violin
Emile Hornlund – viola
Claire Thiron – cello
one of the year’s real highlights is the visit of Alina Ibragimova with her period quartet
Mozart: Quartet in E flat, K428/421b
Beethoven: Quartet in C minor, Op.18/4
Schubert: Quartet No.13 in A minor, Rosamunde

Chiaroscuro Quartet website

Friday 2nd February 2018, 7:30pm

Mettis Quartet

Kostas Tumosa – violin
Bernados Petrauskas – violin
Karolis Rudokas – viola
Rokas Vaitkevicius – cello

Prize-winning quartet from Vilnius Lithuania
Haydn: Quartet in E flat, K428/421b
Schumann: Quartet  in A minor Op 41/3

Mettis Quartet website

Sunday 11th March 2018, 6:30pm

Peter Hill – piano

Bach: Goldberg Variations





Sunday 25th March 2018, 6:30pm

Gloria Campaner – piano

Bach/Siloti; Prelude in B minor             Arvo Part; Fur Alina in B minor            Bach; English Suite No 3 in G minor Scriabin; Etude Op 2/1                     Scriabin; Poeme Vers la Flamme           Bach; Kempff Siciliano in G minor Prokoviev; Toccata in D minor Op 11



Gloria Campaner website

Sunday 8th April 2018, 6:30pm

Cecilia Bernardini – baroque violin
Matthew Wadsworth – lute & theorbo

Stylus Fantasticus
Virtuoso Violin Sonatas from the 17th cent. By Biber, Uccelini, Schmelzer & Castello

Cecilia Bernardini website
Matthew Wadsworth website

Friday 20th April 2018, 12:00 noon

Navarra Quartet

Magnus Johnson – violin
Simon van der Giessen – violin
Marije Johnston – viola
Brian O’Kane – cello

Schubert: Quartetsatz, D703
Beethoven: Quartet in F minor, Op.95 (‘Serioso’)
Schubert: Death & the Maiden, D810

Navarra Quartet website

Sunday 29th April 2018, 6:30pm

Mark Bebbington – piano

This brilliant and well established English pianist makes his long overdue first visit to the chapel

Ivor Gurney
Sehnsucht (from manuscript)
The Sea (from manuscript)
Prelude in D flat major
John Ireland
Sarnia – an island sequence
1) Le Catioroc
2) In a May Morning
3) Song of the Springtides
La Cathedrale engloutie ( The submerged Cathedral)
General Lavine – eccentric
Feux d’artifice (Fireworks)
Nocturne in B flat minor op. 9
Ballade No 1 in G minor op. 23

Mark Bebbington website

Sunday 6th May 2018, 12 noon

Guarneri Trio

Welcome return of this great piano trio from Prague

Čeněk Pavlík, violin
Marek Jerie, cello
Ivan Klánský, piano

Haydn: Trio, Hob.XV:25 (Gypsy)
Shostakovich: Trio, Op.67
Dvořák: Trio, Op.21

Guarneri Trio website

Sunday 3rd June 2018, 6:30pm

Finghin Collins

this much acclaimed Irish pianist makes a welcome return to Norwich

Janáček: Sonata I.X. 1905
Rachmaninov: Preludes, Op.23, Nos 1-7
Schubert: Sonata, D960
Finghin Collins website

Sunday 24th June 2018, 6:30pm

Morgan Szymanski – guitar

programme to be announced


Sunday 1st July 2018, 6:30pm


Daniel Piero –  violin Clare O’Connell – cello Stuart King – clarinet Hepen Sharp -harp

Benjamin Britten – Suite no.3 for solo cello Op.87
Heinrich Ignaz Biber – Passacaglia (The Guardian Angel)
Benjamin Britten – Suite for harp Op.83
Gabriel Jackson; Eurydice for sol clarinet                                                                                    Guiliamme Dufay; Ave Maris Stella                                                                                                 Benjamin Britten – Marine & Depart from ‘Les Illuminations’


Sunday 22nd July 2018, 6:30pm


programme to be announced


Wednesday 8th August 2018, 7:30pm


Pablo Hernán Benedí  violin     Michael Petrov cello                                                                         Erdem Misirlioglu piano

Haydn; Piano Trio XV;14                                                                                                   Mendelssohn; Piano Trio No 2 Op 66                                                                                       Brahms; Piano Trio No 1 Op 8


Thursday 1st November 2018, 7:30pm


Pablo Hernán Benedí  violin         Michael Petrov cello                                                                         Erdem Misirlioglu piano

Beethoven; Piano Trio Op 70/2                                                                                                    Natalie Klouda; Piano Trio No 1 Fantasie Triptych                                                                   Brahms; Piano Trio No 1 Op 8


Sunday 25th November 2018 6:30pm

Martinů Quartet

Lubomír Havlák – violin
Libor Kaňka – violin
Zbyněk Pad’ourek – viola
Jitka Vlašánková – cello

Programme: t.b.a.
Martinů Quartet website

Sunday 24th February 2019, 6:30pm

Sacconi Quartet

Ben Hancox violin
Hannah Dawson violin
Robin Ashwell viola
Cara Berridge cello

Programme to include:
Haydn: Quartet, Op.55/2 (The Razor)
Sacconi Quartet website

Sunday 17th March 2019, 6:30pm

PETROF PIANO TRIO                                                                                          Jan Schulmeister  violin        Kamil Zvak cello                                                                             Martina Schulmeister piano

Janacek; Kreutzer Sonata arr.                                                                                           Rachmaninov; Elegiac Trio No 1                                                                                               Dvorak; Piano Trio No 2 Op 26