Festival Opening Concert @ The 7th Fidelio Trio Winter Chamber Music Festival

Festival Opening Concert @ The 7th Fidelio Trio Winter Chamber Music Festival

Friday, 29 November 2019, 7.30pm

The 7th Fidelio Trio Winter Chamber Music Festival
Fri 29th Nov – Sun 1st Dec 2019
Belvedere House at DCU St. Patrick’s Campus, Dublin

Once again The Fidelio Trio – Darragh Morgan (Violin), Adi Tal (Cello), Mary Dullea (Piano) – bring a wonderful programme to the 7th year of this very special festival.

Their guests this year are the outstanding US based, Apple Hill String Quartet – Elise Kuder (violin), Colleen Jennings (violin), Mike Kelley (viola), Rupert Thompson (cello).

Amazing ambassadors for both Irish composition and the piano trio repertoire, the Fidelio Trio have programmed two world premieres (Brian Irvine and Louis Karchin) alongside the well-loved chamber works of Rachmaninov, Mozart and Schumann. This will be an astonishing weekend of great beauty and revealing and insightful performances.

The Festival opens on Friday at 7.30, with two concerts on Saturday at 6.00 and 8.00 and a final performance on Sunday at 3.00. Tickets can be purchased by credit card or in cash at the issue desk of the Cregan Library on the DCU St Patrick’s Campus. It is advisable to book tickets early as the Library of the historic Belvedere House accommodates a small audience as befits chamber music.

The Festival is brought to you by Music at DCU and GlasDrum. This project has been made possible with funding from the Arts Council – An Chomhairle Ealaíon and is supported by RTE Supporting the Arts and Dublin City University (DCU).


Friday 29th November
Festival Opening Concert ‘From the Baltic to Beijing’

Arensky Piano Trio No 1 in D Minor Op 32
Xioagang Ye Piano Trio (Irish Premiere)
Rachmaninov Trio élégiaque No. 1 in G Minor

Saturday 30 November
Early Evening Concert

Ernest Moeran Piano Trio in D Major
Brian Irvine New Work (world premiere) commissioned by GlasDrum
Rebecca Clarke Piano Trio

Apple Hill String Quartet

Mozart String Quartet in A Major K. 464
Chausson Concerto for Violin, Piano, and String Quartet O.p 21
(with Darragh Morgan violin & Mary Dullea piano)
Mendelssohn String Quartet in D Major Op. 44 No. 1

Sunday 1 December
Closing Concert

Schumann Romances
Louis Karchin Piano Trio (world premiere)
Schumann Piano Quintet in E flat Op. 44
(with Elise Kuder & Mike Kelley From Apple Hill String Quartet)

Tickets €15 (plus booking fees) available from eventbrite.ie. Tickets are also available to purchase in person (cash only) at the Library Building, DCU St Patrick’s Campus, Drumcondra, Dublin 9. A 20% discount is available to Students and Seniors using the promo code Student/Senior

NOTE: Concession rates apply to under 18-year-olds, students, senior citizens and the unwaged. When attending the event please ensure you can present proof of eligibility / ID on request. All concerts are open seating so you are advised to arrive early to secure a preferred seat.



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