Sunday 21 January 2018 11:30AM

Navarra String Quartet

Artsybushev, Lyadov, Blumenfeld and Schubert

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  • Navarra String Quartet
  • Magnus Johnston violin
  • Marijie Johnston violin
  • Simone van der Giessen viola
  • Brian O'Kane cello

Friday evenings at the mansion of a St Petersburg millionaire were flooded with beautiful miniatures for string quartet.

The Navarra String Quartet offers a selection of Friday pieces, Les vendredis, before unleashing the intense energy of Schubert’s final string quartet.

  • Nikolay Artsybushev (1858-1937)
        • Serenade in A major from Les vendredis
  • Anatol Lyadov (1855-1914)
        • Mazurka in D major from Les vendredis
  • Felix Blumenfeld (1863-1931)
        • Sarabande in G minor from Les vendredis
  • Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
        • String Quartet in G major D887

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