Saturday 5 May 2018 7:30PM

Borodin Quartet

Haydn, Wolf and Borodin

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  • Borodin Quartet

Few chamber ensembles achieve legendary status. The Borodin Quartet, founded in 1945 and closely associated with Shostakovich, is truly legendary in the classical music world. Its programme moves from Haydn to Borodin by way of Wolf’s delightful Italian Serenade.

  • Joseph Haydn (1732-1809)
        • String Quartet in B minor Op. 33 No. 1
        • String Quartet in G major Op. 33 No. 5
  • Hugo Wolf (1860-1903)
        • Italian Serenade in G major for string quartet
  • Interval
  • Alexander Porfiryevich Borodin (c.1833-1887)
        • String Quartet No. 1 in A major

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