- Caroline Shaw
- Second Essay: Echo; Third Essay: Ruby (world premiere)
- Piano Quintet in E flat major, Op. 44
- Calidore String Quartet
- Javier Perianes piano
Praised by The New York Times for their ‘irrepressible dramatic spirit’, BBC Radio 3 New Generation Artists the Calidore String Quartet makes its Proms debut here in a concert pairing a new work by Pulitzer Prize-winning American composer Caroline Shaw with Schumann’s richly Romantic Piano Quintet in E flat major – a buoyant, virtuosic work that pioneered the piano quintet genre as we know it today.
- Concert Duration:
- approx. 1 hour (no interval)