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Philharmonia Chamber Players

The Philharmonia Chamber Players present a rich variety of music for small ensembles in this series of free early evening concerts at Royal Festival Hall.

Philharmonia Chamber Players
Portrait of Yukiko Ogura
Small-ensemble performance

Philharmonia Chamber Players: Viola takeover

Performers include:
Yukiko Ogura – viola
Nicholas Bootiman – viola
William Bender – viola
Sylvain Séailles – viola

  • Bowen Fantasy for Four Violas, Op.41
  • Bach Chaconne in D minor, BWV. 1004 arr. for four violas by Ichiro Nodaira
  • Schubert Der Erlkönig arr. for eight violas by Max Baillie
  • Jacob Suite for Eight Violas
Royal Festival Hall

A musician playing the harp
Small-ensemble performance

Philharmonia Chamber Players: Music for Strings and Harp

Zsolt-Tihamér Visontay – violin
Fiona Cornall – violin
Nicholas Bootiman – viola
Deirdre Cooper – cello
Heidi Krutzen – harp

  • Bax Quintet for Harp and Strings
  • R. Murray Schafer Theseus for Harp and String Quartet
Royal Festival Hall

Philharmonia chamber players
Small-ensemble performance

Philharmonia Chamber Players: Debussy and Webern

Eunsley Park – violin
Emma Oldfield – violin
William Bender – viola
Yaroslava Trofymchuk – cello

  • Debussy String Quartet in G minor, Op. 10
  • Webern Langsamer Satz
Royal Festival Hall