Elgar: Piano Quintet in A minor, op.84
Introduction by Diana McVeagh; performance by Guildhall students.
A day spent exploring Elgar’s chamber music, organised by the Guildhall School and the London Branch of the Elgar Society.
Elgar composed his three major chamber works at Brinkwells, his Sussex cottage, during 1918-1919.
Speakers, including Diana McVeagh and Philip Lancaster, will discuss the context and background to these works. Music will be performed by Guildhall musicians, finishing with a performance of the piano quintet.