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Schubert Ensemble Timeline

January 11th 1983 

The Ensemble's first concert (St Martin-in-the-Fields, London). Players: Paul Barritt (violin), Gustav Clarkson (viola), Josephine Horder (cello), Peter Buckoke (double bass), William Howard (piano)

October 12th 1983

First concert with Jane Salmon (cello)

December 1983

First tour overseas (to Hong Kong)

May 30th 1984

First Wigmore Hall concert. Premiere of first commission: Triptych by Colin Matthews

 

September 13th and 16th 1984

Two Smetana Centenary concerts, Purcell Room, South Bank Centre, London

15th June and 5th July 1988

Mozart/Fauré Series at Wigmore Hall

23rd to 25th October 1988

First CD recording (Schubert and Hummel for Hyperion Records)

26th September 1989

First live TV performance (Frank Bridge in Prague)