An event unique to the Ryedale Festival, he Triple Concert features three contrasting
concerts in different parts of Castle Howard, each performed three times, with the audience changing places between performances.
Francesca Gilbert viola
Mozart String Quintet in E flat K.614
An acclaimed ensemble performs one of Mozart’s greatest masterpieces. ‘a young string quartet with a really big future … I would happily listen to them every day’ Sir Roger Norrington
Grace Davidson soprano
Christian Forshaw soprano saxophone
Libby Burgess organ
Christian Forshaw With Distinguished Glory
Handel Eternal Source of Light Divine
Christian Forshaw More fools than wise
Gibbons The Silver Swan
Marais Sonnerie de Sainte-Geneviève
Christian Forshaw The Cyprian Grove
Purcell Fairest Isle
Dowland Come Heavy Sleep
Historical Fiction reworks music from the Renaissance and Baroque periods for an imagined state occasion, with newly composed interludes and a magical interweaving of instrumental and vocal timbres.
Oliver Wass harp
Gabriela Opacka violin
Ravel Pavane pour une infante défunte
From a stately dance that transports us to a royal court of the distant past, to a sultry Spanish dance and an entrancing, blues influenced sonata, an exceptional duo explores the vivid world of one of France’s most enduringly popular composers.
‘Forshaw’s sax takes on a soaring freedom that interjects the crystal soprano of Grace Davidson, creating something entirely original and honest’ The Times
£44 • £5 (UNDER 25)
An interval bar will be available.