Jacquin Trio

Jacquin Trio

Jessie Grimes clarinet

Kay Stephen viola & violin

Charis Hanning piano

The Jacquin Trio are an audacious classical chamber ensemble, dedicated to exploring, expanding and celebrating music for the inimitable combination of clarinet, viola/violin and piano. The trio take their name from the von Jacquin family – the original dedicatees of Mozart’s famous Kegelstatt Trio. With a line up that allows them the rare freedom of music for both violin and viola trio in a single concert, they have a vast and varied repertoire at their fingertips; highlighted throughout their programme: Fragments and Poems.

Programme

Huw WATKINS Speak Seven Seas 13’30”

BRUCH Selection from Acht Stücke, op.83 2′

Libby LARSEN Selection from Ferliinghetti  6′

SCHUMANN III. Ruhiges Tempo, mit zartem Ausdruck from Märchenerzählungen, Op.132   4’30”

Colin MATTHEWS Two Miniatures 2’30”

STRAVINSKY L’Histoire du soldat 17′

The trio is always looking for new ways to engage audiences and enhance their repertoire, and one of those ways is to commission new work. Here the trio work with composer Charlotte Bray on a new piece titled Blaze and Fall

 

And you can see a preview of their take on Mozart’s Kegelstatt Trio here

jacquintrio.com

 

May 17, 2022

Box Office

Tickets can be purchased in advance and on the day of the concert from the Bridgewater Hall Box Office:

Tel: 0161 907 9000

The Bridgewater Hall
Manchester
M2 3WS

Open Monday – Saturday, 10am – 6pm (8pm on concert nights) and Sunday (concert nights only) 12 noon – 6pm