Wednesday 10 April 2019 7:30PM

Escher String Quartet

Copland, Rogerson, Ives and Barber

Additional notes

Change of Programme and Running Order
The programme and running order for this concert has been amended from previously advertised and will now be as listed below:


  • Escher String Quartet

The programme includes the European première of Chris Rogerson’s fourth String Quartet, recently commissioned for the Escher Quartet, alongside classic works by Charles Ives and Samuel Barber, whose First Quartet contains his famous Adagio for Strings.

  • Supported by CAVATINA Chamber Music Trust
  • Aaron Copland (1900-1990)
        • 2 Pieces for string quartet
  • Chris Rogerson (b.1988)
        • String Quartet No. 4 (European première)
  • Interval
  • Charles Edward Ives (1874-1954)
        • String Quartet No. 2
  • Samuel Barber (1910-1981)
        • String Quartet Op. 11

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