Wednesday 8 May 2019 7:30PM
Complete Bartók String Quartets
This concert will be approximately 2 hours in duration, including an interval
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- Jerusalem Quartet
‘Beauty and muscularity abound’, said The Strad of the Jerusalem Quartet’s recording of three of Bartók’s quartets – together one of the cornerstones of the repertoire. In the first of two programmes the leading Israeli ensemble offers the odd-numbered works, traversing a musical journey that takes the composer from 1909 to 1934.
Béla Bartók (1881-1945)
- String Quartet No. 1 BB52
- String Quartet No. 3 BB93
- String Quartet No. 5 BB110