Wednesday 4 July 2018 7:30PM

Cuarteto Casals

Beethoven and Casablancas

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  • Cuarteto Casals
  • Abel Tomàs violin
  • Vera Martínez-Mehner violin
  • Jonathan Brown viola
  • Arnau Tomàs cello

A newly commissioned work by Benet Casablancas, Widmung, crowns Cuarteto Casals’s season-long sequence of new quartets, along with Beethoven masterworks. The Spanish composer’s new work stands between the symphonic intensity of Beethoven’s Op. 95 and the Everest-like Grosse Fuge.

  • Supported by the members of the Rubinstein Circle
  • Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
        • String Quartet in F minor Op. 95 'Serioso'
  • Benet Casablancas (b.1956)
        • String Quartet No. 4 'Widmung' (UK première) [1]
  • Interval
  • Ludwig van Beethoven
        • String Quartet in B flat major Op. 130 with Grosse Fuge Op. 133
  1. Commissioned by Centro Nacional de Difusión Musical Madrid

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