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SGCO String Quartet performs Schubert’s Death and the Maiden on 7th March

We are very excited to announce that, on 7th March, SGCO’s String Quartet, with Peter Graham (leader, first violin), Lucy Curnow (second violin), Dominic Moore (viola) and Anna Beryl (cello), will be playing Schubert’s magnificent Death and the Maiden. Death and the Maiden was composed in 1824, as Schubert realised he was dying. It is his testament to […]

A Year in Perspective: Happy New Year from SGCO!

2014 was a year of celebrations. The orchestra completed its 10th season, and we were delighted to welcome back founding conductor Madeleine Venner to conduct our 10th birthday concert, during which I played Beethoven’s Romance in F. This completed a set, as I played the Romance in G in our inaugural concert. A personal milestone […]