September 23 - 26, 2013
The Callino Quartet will be joined by Tom Dunn (UK) to perform:
Mozart's Viola Quintet in G minor and Mendelssohn's Viola Quintet in A major.
The Quartet will also play Janacek's Quartet No. 1 "Kreutzer Sonata"
Clifden Arts Festival
Church of Ireland, Clifden, Co.Galway Monday 23 September 8.00pm
The musicians will visit Clifden Primary School on Tuesday 24 September.
Music in Kilkenny
The Chapter Room, St.Mary's Cathedral, Kilkenny Wednesday 25 September 8.00pm
Large Room, City Hall, Waterford Thursday 26 September 8.00pm
Tom Dunn was born in Yorkshire and studied on the Joint Course at Manchester University and The Royal Nothern College of Music. Since moving to London in 2002, he has held Co-Principal Viola positions in the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and the London Mozart Players. Tom is currently a member of The London Bridge Ensemble and the Aiso Quartet and, since January 2010, Co-Principal Viola in The Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment. In recent years, Tom has appeared as Guest Principal Viola with orchestras including the Chamber Orchestra of Europe, Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, Scottish Chamber Orchestra, English Baroque Soloists, and The London Philharmonic Orchestra.
The Tour is funded by an Arts Council Touring Award and supported by Forás Éireann.