Former Brasenose student Rachel Maxey (viola) returns to Oxford with the Bloomsbury Quartet.
Rachel was the winner of Oxford University’s Philharmonia Concerto Competition, resulting in a performance of the Bartók Concerto to a packed Sheldonian.
This performance is a preview of Bloomsbury Quartet’s new show “ReCentred: Elizabeth Maconchy”, which will tour around the UK in 2019/20.
Vaughan Williams - String Quartet No.2
Maconchy - String Quartet No.1
Schulhoff - Five Pieces for String Quartet
The Platnauer Concerts were established to honour the memory of Maurice Platnauer, Principal of Brasenose (1956-1960). The concerts are open to all members of college and following the event everyone is welcome to join the Principal and Fellows for refreshments.