Tuesday 29 September 2020 1:00PM

Albion Quartet

Maconchy, Waley-Cohen, Beethoven and Haydn


This concert was live-streamed as part of the Wigmore Hall Autumn Series. The video is no longer online but other concerts are available to watch in full here: Wigmore Hall Concert Video Library


  • Albion Quartet

The Albion Quartet, formed in 2016 and resident at the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama, is passionate about musical education, hoping to help children to ‘connect more deeply with classical music’. Their programme stretches back from two contemporary works all the way to 1826.

  • Wigmore Hall Emerging Talent sponsored by Mayfield Valley Arts Trust
  • The Contemporary Music Series is supported by
  • Elizabeth Maconchy (1907-1994)
        • String Quartet No. 3
  • Freya Waley-Cohen (b.1989)
        • Snap Dragon
  • Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
        • String Quartet in F Op. 135
  • Encore
  • Joseph Haydn (1732-1809)
      • String Quartet in F minor Op. 20 No. 5
        • III. Adagio

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