In 2020 we went online for our Festival, offering performances filmed on location in Hatfield House through the summer. We were able to give audiences the chance to hear some wonderful chamber music performances from our Festival artists as well as also giving audiences a chance to see some of the lesser visited rooms in Hatfield House, learning more about the venue’s fascinating history, its art collection and musical connections.

Friday 11 September 2020, 7:00pm
Marble Hall, Hatfield House
Beethoven Trio in B-flat major, Op. 11 for Clarinet, Cello, and Piano, slow movement
Schubert Impromptu, Op. 90 No 2
Mendelssohn Cello Sonata No 2 in D Major

Guy Johnston  cello
Melvyn Tan  piano
Julian Bliss  clarinet

Friday 18 September 2020, 7:00pm
Long Gallery & Armoury, Hatfield House
Dowland Say Love if Ever Thou Didst Find
Dowland King of Denmark’s Galliard
Dowland Can She Excuse my Wrongs
Dowland Flow My Tears
Dowland Come Again
Dowland In Darkness Let Me Dwell

Iestyn Davies  countertenor
Elizabeth Kenny  lute

Handel Voluntary ‘A Flight of Angels’
Handel Six Fugues, Fugue II in G
Tomkins Voluntary in D
Byrd My Lady Nevells Booke of Virginal Music, A Galliards Gygge
Tallis La doune cella

Richard Gowers  organ

Friday 25 September 2020, 7:00pm
Marble Hall, Hatfield House
Schubert An die Musik
Schubert An die Entfernte D765
Schubert Gretchen am Spinnrade
Fauré Nocturne No 11
Fauré Les Berceaux
Fauré Les Présents
Fauré Après un Rêve
Berlioz La Captive
Quilter Now sleeps the crimson petal
Quilter Fair house of Joy

Texts and translations: Broderick and Stott online programme

Katherine Broderick  soprano
Kathryn Stott  piano
Guy Johnston  cello

Friday 2 October 2020, 7:00pm
Chapel & Marble Hall, Hatfield House
Glière Berceuse Op. 39 No 3
Puccini I Crisantemi
Bach Cello Suite No 2 in D minor
Mozart Clarinet Quintet, K. 581

Guy Johnston cello
Navarra Quartet
Julian Bliss  clarinet

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