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    Date: 14 February 2017

    Posted by author: Roundwood

    Romantic Turmoil: An Evening of Brahms

    Roundwood House and The Delmaine String Sextet present 

    Romantic Turmoil  

    A performance of the Sextet No. 2 in G major

    Accompanied by readings from the letters and journals of Johannes Brahms, Clara Schumann and Agathe von Siebold

     

    Performed by the Delamaine String Sextet

    With Michael James Ford, Bairbre Ni Chaoimh

    and Ava Dodd ( soprano).

    On Sunday, March 12thth , 2017 at 6pm.

    Preceded by a gourmet buffet.

    Tickets: €40  Booking: 057 8732120

    Brahms Second Sextet is a rich, romantic and complex work which reflects the composer’s confused emotional life in the preceding years. This special performance is accompanied by readings which explore Brahms’ lifelong struggle to escape loneliness and to find love. It also features two of Brahms’ achingly beautiful songs of unrequited longing.

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