Sunday, March 25, 2012

Royal College of Music Strings: 'Celebrating Samuel Coleridge-Taylor 6:00pm 3 May 2012 Recital Hall'

Royal College of Music

6:00pm | 3 May 2012 | Recital Hall

Coleridge-Taylor Piano Quintet in G minor op 1
Coleridge-Taylor Fantasiestücke op 5 for string quartet
Coleridge-Taylor Clarinet Quintet in F sharp minor op 10

This concert commemorates the 100th anniversary of the death of pioneering composer Samuel Coleridge-Taylor, one of the RCM’s most celebrated alumni. All of the works in this programme were written and premiered at the RCM while Coleridge-Taylor was studying under Stanford.

The programme will be repeated in Coleridge-Taylor’s home town of Croydon on 24 May. Part of Universities Week. For more information see

Free but tickets required
Tickets on sale to RCM Friends from Friday 5 April and to the general public from Thursday 13 April

[Samuel Coleridge-Taylor (1875-1912) is profiled at, which features a comprehensive Works List and a Bibliography by Prof. Dominique-René de Lerma, Major observances of the Centennial of Coleridge-Taylor's death on Sept. 1, 1912 are underway and are the work of organizations including the Samuel Coleridge-Taylor Foundation,]

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