2019 Programme

Festival Musicians:

Piano: Simon Crawford-Phillips, Daniel Tong, Joseph Tong

Violin: David Adams, Jeffrey Armstrong, Malin Broman, Florence Cooke, Tim Crawford, Ben Hancox, Claire Sterling, Sara Trickey, Matthew Truscott

Viola: Tom Dunn, Kay Stephen, Malin William-Olsson, Alinka Rowe

Cello: Kate Gould, Abby Hayward, Robin Michael, Alice Neary, Richard Lester

Maconchy Quartet: Maren Bosma, Eloise MacDonald, Joanna Patrick, Lily Hope

Quartet in Residence: The Kirkman Quartet

Saturday 16th February
St Briavels Church, 3pm

Huw Watkins ‘Spring’
Beethoven Violin Sonata in F, op. 24 (‘Spring’)
Frank Bridge String Quartet No. 2 (1915)
Ireland Phantasie for Piano Trio in A minor
Ravel Sonata No.2 in G for Violin and Piano

£17/£5 students

Sunday 17th February
Bishop’s Palace, Hereford, 3pm

Frank Bridge Phantasie for Piano Quartet
Joe Cutler ‘Slippery Music’ for Piano Quartet
Howells ‘In Gloucestershire’ for String Quartet
Fauré Piano Quartet in C minor, op. 15

£17/£5 students


Our two Treowen events have been built around the newly refurbished 1885 Broadwood Piano. With some of the works performed with gut strings. All performances with piano will take place in the Long Drawing Room upstairs in Treowen.

Thursday 21st February
Treowen Manor, 7.30pm

Saint-Saëns Piano Quintet in A minor, op. 14
Brahms Piano Quartet in A, op. 26
Wagner Prelude to ‘Tristan and Isolde’ arr. string sextet

£30/£10. Tickets include wine and canapes in the interval.





Saturday 23rd February
Treowen, Discovery Day 11.30am – 6pm

Liszt arr. Saint-Saëns ‘Orpheus’ for Piano Trio
Saint-Saëns Violin Sonata in D minor, op. 75
Dvorak Piano Quintet in A, op. 87
Brahms String Quintet in G, op. 111
Debussy String Quartet

£70/£20. Tickets include lunch and refreshments throughout the day.

Finale Concert
Sunday 24th February
Bridges Centre, Monmouth, 3pm

‘Last Quartets’

Fauré String Quartet in E minor, op 121
Beethoven String Quartet in F, op. 135
Schubert String Quartet in G, D887

£17/£5 students


Festival Ticket – £75 Includes entrance to all concerts, excluding Discovery Day

For booking enquiries contact info@wyevalleyfestival.com or call 07891 697418

Tickets can be purchased online here from 1st December 2018 Priority Booking is available to Friends of WVCMF, sales to the general public open on 15th December 2018.



Full details and directions to all our 2018 venues can be found  in the venues section of the website.