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Sir Charles Villiers Stanford (1852-1924)
The Royal College of Music will be commemorating the 150th anniversary of the birth of Stanford on Wednesday 6 November, with a day devoted to his music. The programme will be:

1.05 Recital of church music and part songs by the RCM Chamber Choir, conducted by Paul picer
2.00 Masterclass on songs by Stanford and his contemporaries with Roger Vignoles

5.15 Stanford’s Chamber Music – a lecture by Dr Jeremy Dibble

7.00 Recital of chamber music by Stanford:

3 Intermezzi for Clarinet and Piano, op. 13

String quartet no. 2 in A minor, op. 45

3 Rhapsodies after Dante for piano solo, op. 92

Piano quintet in D minor, op. 25
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