The Bath Mozartfest - seven concerts over four nights to brighten up November!

Availability is limited. Book now before this tour is sold out!
4 Nights: 17 - 21 November 2021
£1345 per person sharing a twin or double room
£1575 double room, sole use
Includes: 4 nights 4* hotel & breakfast, 1st category tickets for 7 concerts, 4 dinner/suppers, transportation from the northwest and a programme of sighseeing

We are delighted to be able to offer you the chance to attend this most prestigious festival in the heart of historic Bath. Over the past 30 years Bath Mozartfest has built an enviable reputation for artistic excellence in chamber and orchestral music. In its annual festival each November it presents the finest classical music performed by world-renowned artists. JUST 4 PLACES REMAINING (17th October)

We stay four nights at the beautifully restored Georgian townhouses that comprise the 4* Francis Hotel, situated in Queens Square in the heart of the city. 

During our visit we have the opportunity to enjoy no less than 7 concerts and recitals with outstanding artists including the Nash Ensemble, Paul Lewis & Steven Osborne, Alim Beisembayev & the Belcea Quartet (see complete details below) all performed in the setting of the Assembly Rooms, less than 10 minutes walk from the hotel.

During our stay we have a morning walking tour of Bath and a half day visit to Wells Cathedral and the Bishop's Palace. Transfers are included from the Northwest   

Wednesday 17th November - 730pm

ALIM BEISEMBAYEV (2021 Leeds International Piano Competition winner)

Mozart       Sonata No 9 in D major K 311
Ravel         Oiseaux tristes and Une barque sur l’océan from Miroirs
Beethoven  Sonata No 23 in F minor Op 57 Appassionata
Chopin       Twenty-four preludes Op 28

Thursday 18th November - 3pm

BBC RADIO 3 NEW GENERATION ARTISTS

Elisabeth Brauß piano
Aleksey Semenenko violin
Eivind Ringstad viola
Andrei Ioniță cello

Schubert      String Trio in B flat major D 471
Mozart          12 Variations for piano on “Ah vous dirais-je Maman” K 265
Mozart          Duo for Violin & Viola in G major K 423
Schumann    Fantasiestücke Op 73 for cello & piano
Mozart          Piano Quartet in E flat major K 493 


PAUL LEWIS & STEVEN OSBORNE – 730pm

Fauré           Dolly Suite Op 56
Poulenc        Sonata for piano four hands
Debussy       Six épigraphes antiques L131
Debussy       Petite Suite for piano four hands L 65
Stravinsky    Trois pièces faciles
Ravel Mother Goose Suite
Maestro! Touring are pleased to be able to Support this concert for the Festival


Friday 19th November 1pm

NASH ENSEMBLE

Marianne Thorsen violin
Timothy Ridout viola
Richard Hosford clarinet
Richard Watkins French horn
Alasdair Beatson piano

Mozart          Clarinet Trio in E flat major K 498
Bruch           Romanian Melody from Eight Pieces Op 83 for viola, clarinet & piano
Brahms        Trio in E flat major Op 40 for violin, horn & piano

 

BELCEA QUARTET – 730pm

Corina Belcea violin
Axel Schacher violin
Krzysztof Chorzelski viola
Antoine Lederlin cello

Mozart           String Quartet in F major K 590
Shostakovich String Quartet No 14 in F sharp minor Op 142
Brahms          String Quartet in C minor Op 51 No 1

 

Saturday 20th November - 11am

LEONORE PIANO TRIO

Benjamin Nabarro violin
Gemma Rosefield cello
Tim Horton piano

Mozart          Piano Trio in B flat major K 502
Dvořák         Piano Trio in E minor Op 90 Dumky
Mendelssohn Piano Trio in C minor Op 66

 

ENGLISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA – 730pm

Stephanie Gonley leader/director
Adam Walker flute
Sally Pryce harp

Grieg            Holberg Suite Op 40 for strings
Mozart          Concerto for flute & harp in C major K 299
Schubert      Symphony No 5 D 485

 

Coach pick-ups are available from:
Southport, Formby, Crosby, Liverpool, Allerton
Poulton, Blackpool, Lytham, Preston
Birkenhead, Bromborough, Chester, Elton, Knutsford

The Nash Ensemble ©Hanyu Chlala
Paul Lewis & Steven Osborne © Ben Ealovega
Wells Cathedral - Michael D Beckwith/Unsplash

To request your place, please click the link above and fill out the Booking Form. We will then send you a payment link for the deposit or full payment as appropriate. If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to call us on: 0800 678 5747 or email tours@maestrotouring.com.

Kilworth House is a fine example of a past glory admirably restored by people with vision and love of music. With the luncheon in delightful surrounding they obviously have a winning formula - long may it continue. My sincere thanks to you for giving me the opportunity to visit.
NE, Chester

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