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The Firm Concert Archive: Season 2016

Posthumous Composers in Residence:
Domenico Scarlatti and Alfred Schnittke

Between 1996 and 2016, the Firm has presented a total of 114 concerts with more than 600 works, including 289 first performances, by 101 different composers and featuring 99 performers.

*First performance

Concert 1: Aug 1st 2016

Domenico ScarlattiThree SonatasMarianna Grynchukpiano
Jakub JankowskiTwo ArchetypesSimon Cobcroftcello
Alfred SchnittkeThree Preludes
Quentin GrantNocturne in E flat minor
Raymond Chapman SmithMarienbad Intermezzi*
Quentin GrantAdagio for solo cello*
Anne CawrseCircle
Dmitri ShostakovichSonata in D minor Op. 40

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Concert 2: Sep 12th 2016

Domenico ScarlattiThree SonatasKonstantin Shamraypiano
Quentin GrantWinter Star Waltzes
Grahame DudleyThree Piano Pieces
Peter Maxwell DaviesFarewell to Stromness
Alfred SchnittkePiano Sonata no. 1
Raymond Chapman SmithAkhmatova Park*
Nikolai MyaskovskyPiano Sonata no. 3
Pyotr Ilyich TchaikovskyBerceuse Op. 72 no. 2

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Concert 3: Oct 31st 2016

Domenico ScarlattiFour SonatasMekhla Kumarpiano
Jakub JankowskiLes Commandements du Catéchisme du Conservatoire*
Raymond Chapman SmithSternenfall*
Alfred SchnittkeThree Preludes
Quentin GrantZirkusvolk*
Alexander ScriabinSonata no. 9, Op. 68

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Concert 4: Dec 5th 2016

Domenico ScarlattiSonata in B minor, K. 27Jamie Cockpiano
Anne CawrseParting Songs*Robert Macfarlanetenor
Raymond Chapman SmithLittle Book of SongsKate Macfarlanesoprano
Domenico ScarlattiSonata in A minor, K.7
Quentin GrantAnna and Nikolay*
Grahame DudleyAlmost Seven Morgenstern Songs
Domenico ScarlattiSonata in C, K.513
Alfred SchnittkeThree Gedichte
Robert SchumannTwo Lieder

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