Wednesday 10 April 2019 7:30PM

Escher String Quartet

Ives, Norman, Copland and Barber

Booking information

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This concert is part of Chamber Zone, a free ticket scheme for young people aged 8-25 years old. Please call the Box Office on 020 7935 2141 and quote “Chamber Zone” to book.


This concert will be approximately 2 hours in duration, including an interval


Ticket bookings are subject to a £3 booking fee. This fee covers the whole booking and is not per ticket.

  • Escher String Quartet

The programme includes a newly-commissioned piece by the much-awarded Andrew Norman, born in Grand Rapids, Michigan in 1979, alongside classic works by Charles Ives and Samuel Barber, whose First Quartet contains his famous Adagio for Strings.

  • Supported by CAVATINA Chamber Music Trust
  • Charles Edward Ives (1874-1954)
        • String Quartet No. 2
  • Andrew Norman (b.1979)
        • New work [1]
  • Interval
  • Aaron Copland (1900-1990)
        • 2 Pieces for string quartet
  • Samuel Barber (1910-1981)
        • String Quartet Op. 11
  1. Co-commissioned by Tuesday Musical Association, Chamber Music Society of Palm Beach, Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, Wigmore Hall, and Aspen Music Festival and School

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