Gemma Classical Music Trust


Coull Quartet with Rowena Calvert at Hellens, Much Marcle - celebratory concert. Postponed - new date to be announced ASAP.


Coull Quartet:  Rober Coull and Philip Gallaway, violins, Jonathan Barritt viola, Nicholas Roberts cello

Rowena Calvert, Cello

Promoter: in partnership with Espressivo

Schubert Quartettsatz in C minor D703
Derek Smith String Quintet (première)
Schubert String Quintet in C D956


This celebratory concert presents the premiere of Derek Smith’s String Quintet alongside two works by Schubert, his delightful Quartettsatz, one of the wonderful cameos of the string quartet repertoire, and his sublime String Quintet, one of the greatest chamber works ever written. The internationally renowned Coull Quartet will be joined by Rowena Calvert, the distinguished former cellist of the Cavaleri String Quartet.

Coull Quartet: ‘ … one could hardly wish for better Schubert playing.’ – BBC Music Magazine
Rowena Calvert: ‘ … every bar and every stroke of the bow was inspiring.’ – Bach Cello Project
In partnership with Espressivo

Tickets from and

also available from Hereford Courtyard 01432 340555 and Ticket Source 0333 6663366

Hellens Manor, Much Marcle, Herefordshire, HR8 2LY, England T. 01531 660504 –

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Ticket Price:

£18 including strawberries and cream; free for students in full time education