"The polish of the Benyounes Quartet was new... they already seem seasoned veterans with their tight ensemble and confident projecton."

- The Times

Past Concerts

01

December

2018

7:30 PM

Champs Hill Concert Series


Champs Hill, Pulborough

Benyounes Quartet will be joined by pianist Robert Thompson and cellist Philip Higham

Schumann/Higham: 6 Studies in Canonic Form op 56, transcribed for string quintet (2017)

Schumann/Karttunen: Konzertstuck op 129 (a reconstruction of the cello concerto in its string quintet version)

Schumann: Adagio and Allegro op 70 for horn (cello) and piano

Schumann: Piano Quintet in E-flat op 44

11

November

2018

3:00 PM

Hampstead Garden Suburb


Quaker Meeting House, Hamptead Garden Suburb

Beethoven String Quartet in B flat major op. 18 no. 6

Brahms String Quartet in C minor op. 51 no. 1

05

October

2018

1:00 PM

The Barber Concert Hall


The Barber Institite of Fine Arts, Birmingham

Purcell Fantasias

John Woolrich Villanesca (World Premiere)

Haydn String Quartet in G major Op.76 no.1

27

July

2018

7:30 PM

South Downs Summer Music


St Andrews Church, East Sussex

The Benyounes Quartet joins Alice Zawadzki vocals, Lewis Wright vibraphone &
Kit Downes piano

“beautifully executed chamber jazz of the highest order” London Jazz News (Lewis Wright and Kit Downes)

“Uncategorisable, beautiful – a real force to be reckoned with” Jamie Cullum BBC Radio 2 (Alice Zawadzki)

 

http://lewiswrightmusic.com/

http://www.alicezmusic.com/

26

July

2018

7:30 PM

South Downs Summer Music


St Andrews Church, East Sussex

‘O Albion’ – Music and poetry evening with star of BBC’s ‘Poldark’ Jack Farthing

Programme to include ‘On Wenlock Edge’ Vaughan – Williams

Feauring Jack Farthing, Nicky Spence tenor, Jeremy Young piano, Fraser Kelman oboe and the Benyounes Quartet

http://www.southdownssummermusic.co.uk/concerts-2018

25

July

2018

7:30 PM

South Downs Summer Music


St Andrews Church, East Sussex

Benyounes Quartet with Philip Higham

Debussy String Quartet in G minor

Schubert String Quintet in C major D.956

 

http://www.southdownssummermusic.co.uk/concerts-2018

24

July

2018

7:30 PM

South Downs Summer Music


St Andrews Church, East Sussex

Alfriston Ensemble featuring the Benyounes Quartet and Jonathan Rimmer

Warlock Capriol Suite

Bach Orchestral Suite no.2 in B minor

Schubert String Quartet no.14 ‘Death and the Maiden’ arr String Orchestra

 

http://www.southdownssummermusic.co.uk/concerts-2018

24

June

2018

4:00 PM

Grassington Festival and Skipton Music


Scargill House, Yorkshire

Haydn String Quartet in G major op.76 no.1

Purcell Fantasia

Philip Cashian Samain

Britten String Quartet no.1

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19

May

2018

7:30 PM

West Wicklow Festival


Russborough House, Blessington Wicklow

J. Brahms Clarinet Quintet opus 115 in B minor

F. Schubert String Quintet D. 956 in C major

Julian Bliss clarinet

Philip Higham cello

 

18

May

2018

7:30 PM

West Wicklow Festival


Russborough House & Parklands, Blessington Wicklow

J. Haydn Quartet opus 76 no. 1 in G major

C. Debussy Quartet in G minor

R. Schumann Quintet with piano opus 44 in E flat major

Fiachra Garvey piano