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ReCentred | Elizabeth Maconchy - 19/20 UK tour launch

  • St. Saviour's Church 79 Hanley Road London, England, N4 3DQ United Kingdom (map)

Introducing Elizabeth Maconchy (1907-1994) and her circle.
Maconchy's early and late quartets will bookend music by her teacher Vaughan Williams and daughter Nicola LeFanu. Plus Maconchy's writings, projected photographs, and the quartet performing centrally, surrounded by the audience.

A pre-concert multimedia installation event will introduce Maconchy, using film and photography; the audience can wander around and interact with musicians and listen to examples of her music.

7:45-8:30pm Installation
8:45-9:45pm Performance

Elizabeth Maconchy - String Quartet No.1 (1932/33)
Ralph Vaughan Williams - String Quartet No.2 "For Jean on her Birthday" (1944)
Nicola LeFanu - String Quartet No.2 (1996)
Elizabeth Maconchy - String Quartet No.11 (1976)

Tickets £10, concessions £7
The Bloomsbury Quartet - Stroud Green Festival Ensemble-in-Residence

Earlier Event: June 15
Relaxed Concert - Wigmore Hall