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2020 is the 250th anniversary of Beethoven’s birth, arguably the most important composer of all time!
To celebrate, the Halsey Duo will be performing all of Beethoven’s works for Cello and Piano in a series of three Sunday morning concerts at Quay Arts in Newport.
Tickets are available from Quay Arts £7 in advance, £8 on the door, concert time 11.30.
Quay Arts Café is open for breakfast 10-12 and lunch 12-3.
Sunday 16 February
Twelve variations “Judas Maccabaus (Handel)”
Seven variations “Bei Mannern, welche Liebe fuhlen”
Sonata for piano and cello op.69 in A major
Sunday 29 March
Sonata for piano and cello op.5 no.1 in F major
Twelve variations “Ein Madchen oder Weibchen”
Sonata for piano and cello op.102 no.1 in C major
Sally was brought up in Bonchurch and attended Medina High School before studying at Trinity Laban College of Music and Dance and is in demand as a teacher as well and playing chamber music concerts all over the country and abroad. She was one of the first recipients of the West Wight Arts Bursary Awards.
James Halsey plays in the Bingham String Quartet and Tagore String Trio and coaches on many courses for both students and teachers here in the UK in Europe. He is also Director of the Aboyne Cello Festival – a major event in cello lovers’ calendars (www.aboynecellos.co.uk).