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26th July, 2023, 7:00 pm

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⚠️We are sorry to report that this concert has sold out. Click here to join the waiting list or why not try the Double Concert at Sledmere House instead? ⚠️

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.

Consone Quartet
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

Historical Fiction
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
Ravel Habanera
Ravel Sonata

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)

Castle Howard
An interval bar will be available.


26th July, 2023
7:00 pm


Castle Howard
YO60 7DA United Kingdom + Google Map
PARKING: Car park on site TOILETS: Public toilets available ACCESS: Disabled access available