Sunday 8 April 2018 11:30AM
Shostakovich and Arensky
Concessions are available. More information
This concert will be approximately 1 hour in duration, without an interval
£15Concs£13 includes programme and coffee/sherry/juice.
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- Atrium Quartet
Tender and passionate emotions pulse through Arensky’s second string quartet, which was written in memory of Tchaikovsky.
The Russian-born, Berlin-based Atrium Quartet opens this coffee concert with the optimism of Shostakovich’s first string quartet from 1938.
Dmitry Shostakovich (1906-1975)
- String Quartet No. 1 in C major Op. 49
Anton Arensky (1861-1906)
- String Quartet No. 2 in A minor Op. 35