Monday 12 March 2018 1:00PM

Calidore String Quartet

Mozart, Caroline Shaw and Shostakovich

Booking information

  • Concessions are available. More information
  • This concert is part of Chamber Zone, a free ticket scheme for young people aged 8-25 years old. Please call the Box Office on 020 7935 2141 and quote “Chamber Zone” to book
  • Duration

    This concert will be approximately 1 hour in duration, without an interval


    Ticket bookings are subject to a £2.00 administration fee. This fee covers the whole booking and is not per ticket.

    • Calidore String Quartet is a member of Radio 3's New Generation Artists scheme

    Described by Gramophone as representing ‘the epitome of confidence and finesse’, the Calidore String Quartet offers a fascinating programme, moving from Mozart’s delightful early Divertimento to Shostakovich’s Ninth Quartet by way of Caroline Shaw’s First Essay, a celebration of chaos and creativity.

    • BBC Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert
    • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
          • Divertimento in F major K138
    • Caroline Shaw (b.1982)
          • First Essay: Nimrod
    • Dmitry Shostakovich (1906-1975)
          • String Quartet No. 9 in E flat major Op. 117

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