Wednesday 29 May 2019 7:30PM

The Endellion String Quartet

Beethoven, Dove, Swayne and more


  • The Endellion String Quartet

The concert starts with Beethoven’s masterly Op. 18 No. 1, the heartfelt slow movement of which was inspired by Romeo and Juliet. It ends with Schubert’s ‘Death and the Maiden’, whose intensity and lyricism have profoundly touched its listeners from the moment it was first performed. In between, in celebration of its 40th Anniversary, the quartet presents a series of newly commissioned short pieces.

  • Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
        • String Quartet in F Op. 18 No. 1
  • Jonathan Dove (b.1959)
        • Vanishing Gold
  • Giles Swayne (b.1946)
        • ENdellionIGMA
  • Interval
  • Prach Boondiskulchok (b.1985)
        • Ritus
  • Sally Beamish (b.1956)
        • A Myndin'
  • Interval
  • Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
        • String Quartet in D minor D810 'Death and the Maiden'

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