Franschhoek Chamber Music Festival 2022 Programme

The Franschhoek Chamber Music Festival is on from 24 to 27 February 2022. Ticket sales open 1 December 2021 via fcmf.co.za. In addition to the programme below, there will also be impromptu performances  to be announces separately.


7PM CONCERT 1: NG KERK | A Bit of Baroque

  • Vivaldi: Concerto for two trumpets
  • Marcello: Oboe concerto
  • Bach: Brandenburg Concerto no. 5


9AM CONCERT 2: LA MOTTE Bach and Elgar

  • Bach: Goldberg Variations arr. for string trio by Sitkovetsky • Elgar: Salut d’Amour arr. for piano quartet by Victor Yates

11AM CONCERT 3: NG KERK Symphonic Woodwinds

  • Haydn: London Trio no. 1
  • Bizet: Carmen Suite for wind quintet
  • Mozart: Symphony K550, arr. Joachim Linckelmann for wind quintet

4PM CONCERT 4: NG KERK Mozart and Brahms in Miniature

  • Mozart: Divertimento K136
  • Brahms: Trio Op. 40 for French horn, violin and piano

6PM CONCERT 5: NG KERK Souvenir de Florence

  • Hugo Wolf: Italian Serenade
  • Mozart: Piano quintet in G minor K478
  • Tchaikovsky: Souvenir de Florence


9AM CONCERT 6: NG KERK The Classical Masters – a celebration of youth

  • Haydn: ‘Gypsy’ Trio
  • Mozart: Horn quintet K407 • Beethoven: Op. 18 no. 1

11AM CONCERT 7: NG KERK Cello and Piano Recital

  • Schumann: 3 Fantasiestücke • Beethoven: Sonata in A major Op. 69
  • Popper: ‘Tarantella’

4PM CONCERT 8: NG KERK Magical Mozart

  • Mozart: ‘Lodi’ String quartet no. 1 KV80
  • Mozart: Wind sextet
  • Mozart: Adagio and fugue arr. for brass quintet

6PM CONCERT 9: NG KERK Bach to Beatles

  • Bach: Orchestral Suite no. 2 Allan Stephenson: Concerto grosso for two violins and strings
  • Beatles: ‘Yesterday’ arr. for six cellos


11.30AM CONCERT 10: NG KERK Eine Kleine Nachtmusik

  • Mozart: Eine Kleine Nachtmusik
  • Mendelssohn: Concerto for piano, violin and strings
  • Dvořák: String Serenade