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2020

NCM Live In Your Lounge presents A Beethoven 250th Anniversary Concert - June 24

Beethoven 250th Anniversary Concert
Wednesday June 24 2020, 7.30-8.15pm
Live In Your Lounge

Joanne Quigley McParland violin
David Quigley piano
Ciarán Hinds narrator

Our first ‘Live In Your Lounge‘ concert celebrates the life and music of Beethoven to mark the 250th anniversary year of his birth. NCM Artistic Directors Joanne Quigley McParland and David Quigley will perform popular works by the composer and are joined by celebrated Irish actor Ciarán Hinds for a reading of The Heiligenstadt Testament - a letter Beethoven wrote to his brothers in 1802 describing his despair in coming to terms with his loss of hearing.


Programme:

Beethoven
Bagatelle in A minor, WoO 59 ‘Für Elise'

Beethoven
Heiligenstadt Testament narrated by Ciarán Hinds, accompanied by David Quigley
Adagio from Piano sonata in C# minor, Op.27 No.2 ‘Moonlight’

Beethoven
Sonata for violin and piano No.1 in D major, Op.12
i) Allegro con brio
ii) Tema con variazioni: Andante con moto
iii) Rondo: Allegro


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