Amsterdam Sinfonietta Soloists

with string quintets by Schubert and Dvořák

Amsterdam Sinfonietta’s leaders and the former leader of its double bass group Rick Stotijn go on tour performing a programme including chamber music by Schubert and Dvořák.

vr 15 december 2017 • Bonifatiuskerk, Oldeberkoop - 20.00 uur


Amsterdam Sinfonietta Soloists:
Candida Thompson, violin
Jacobien Rozemond, violin
Daniel Bard, viola
Kaori Yamagami, cello
Rick Stotijn, double bass

- Fairouz • Chorale Fantasy (Dutch première)
- Dvořák • String Quintet opus 77
- Schubert • String Quintet in C (version with double bass)

Every season Amsterdam Sinfonietta’s leaders and its artistic director Candida Thompson tour Dutch and international concert halls with a captivating chamber music programme. This time they are joined by the former leader of the ensemble’s bass group Rick Stotijn. The programme features Schubert’s celebrated String Quintet in C major in a unique arrangement with double bass. They recorded a highly acclaimed CD of this version under the Channel Classics label in 2015. The first half of the concert features Dvořák’s quintessentially Bohemian String Quintet opus 77.