This year’s West Cork Chamber Music Festival features performances by four Askonas Holt artists. In her debut at the festival, Carolin Widmann performs solo works by Bartók and her brother, the composer Jörg Widmann, Schumann sonatas with José Gallado and sextets by Schoenberg and Brahms with Alina Ibragimova and Andreas Brantelid.
In other highlights, Alina Ibragimova and recital partner Cédric Tiberghien join the Doric Quartet for Chausson’s Concert in D major and Andreas Brantelid for Schubert’s Piano Trio. Alina also performs works by Bach and Ravel’s Piano Trio. In a solo recital, Andreas performs works by Gram, Grieg and Grainger.
Joseph Middleton performs three recitals at the festival, accompanying Ailish Tynan, Ruby Hughes, Lawrence Power and Julian Bliss in programmes which include Schubert’s “Shepherd on the Rock”, Copland’s “12 Emily Dickinson Songs”, Barber’s “Hermit Songs”, Brahms Op. 91 and Bridge songs with viola.
for the West Cork Chamber Music Festival website, where you can find further details including the complete festival programme.