Saturday 11 June 2022 7:30PM

Jerusalem Quartet


Booking information

This event is part of the CAVATINA 25 Scheme. A limited number of free tickets are available to 25 and unders in rows T to V. Log in to book.


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


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  • Jerusalem Quartet
  • Alexander Pavlovsky violin
  • Sergei Bresler violin
  • Ori Kam viola
  • Kyril Zlotnikov cello

Two works from the Op. 18 set: the A major quartet is modelled on Mozart’s example in the same key (K464). The finale of the B flat piece begins with a slow introduction entitled La Malinconia (Melancholy) before proceeding to an energetic, dance-like movement. The Op. 95 ‘Quartetto serioso’ is one of the composer’s most intense utterances. With an overall heading of The Difficult Decision, the final movement of Beethoven’s last quartet includes the famous question and response written above the notes: ‘Must it be? It must be.’

  • Supported by The Dorset Foundation - in memory of Harry M Weinrebe

  • This concert is part of the CAVATINA Chamber Music Trust ticket scheme, offering free tickets to those aged 8-25
  • Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
      • String Quartet No. 5 in A Op. 18
      • String Quartet No. 6 in B flat Op. 18 No. 6
  • Interval
      • String Quartet No. 11 in F minor Op. 95 'Serioso'
      • String Quartet No. 16 in F Op. 135

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