Tuesday 23 April 8:00pm£7.50 – £23
Turner Sims Chamber Ensemble
Mozart Quintet for piano and wind in E flat, K452
Poulenc Sextet for piano and wind quintet in C, FP 100
Mozart Divertimento in B flat for Oboe, Clarinet and Bassoon, K439b
Beethoven Quintet for piano and wind in E flat, Op 16
LMP perform a chamber programme built around the piano quintets by Mozart and Beethoven at the University of Southhampton.
Writing to his father shortly after its premiere Mozart wrote ‘I consider it to be the best work I’ve ever composed’, whilst Beethoven’s inspiration was a performance of Mozart’s piece that he heard in Prague. Poulenc’s sextet is one of the composer’s most popular works.