Monday 25 June 2018 1:00PM
Elias String Quartet; Navarra String Quartet
Sally Beamish and Mendelssohn
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This concert will be approximately 1 hour in duration, without an interval
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- Elias String Quartet
- Navarra String Quartet
Two fantastic British-based quartets, both formed at the Royal Northern College of Music, join forces in Mendelssohn’s Octet, the teenage prodigy’s miraculous masterpiece. The Elias String Quartet opens with Sally Beamish’s beautiful work for the ensemble, inspired by Hebridean landscapes and poetic imagery.
BBC Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert
Sally Beamish (b.1956)
- String Quartet No. 3 'Reed Stanzas'
Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)
- Octet in E flat major Op. 20