Sunday 17 March 2019 11:30AM

David Oistrakh String Quartet

Mendelssohn, Shostakovich and Bartók

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  • David Oistrakh String Quartet

In 2012, four leading young Russian musicians were granted the honour of using as their name that of the great violinist, which they help to keep alive. They pair Mendelssohn’s most anguished quartet with a similarly troubled work by Shostakovich.

  • Coffee for the Sunday Morning Concert Series is generously provided by Café de Colombia
  • Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)
        • String Quartet No. 6 in F minor Op. 80
  • Dmitry Shostakovich (1906-1975)
        • String Quartet No. 3 in F Op. 73
  • Encore
  • Béla Bartók (1881-1945)
        • 6 Romanian Folk Dances BB68 (selection) (arr. Andrey Shishlov)

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