Wednesday 19 February 2020 7:30PM

Pavel Haas Quartet; Boris Giltburg piano

Prokofiev and Shostakovich

Booking information

This concert is part of CAVATINA U25s, a free ticket scheme for young people aged 8-25 years old. Please call the Box Office on 020 7935 2141 and quote “CAVATINA U25s” 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.

  • Pavel Haas Quartet
  • Boris Giltburg piano

The Russian-born Israeli pianist joins the consistently acclaimed Czech quartet for Shostakovich’s 1940 masterpiece, preceded here by Prokofiev’s 1932 sonata for an unusual combination and a selection of movements from the same composer’s popular ballet arranged by the ensemble’s violist, Jirí Kabát.

  • Supported by CAVATINA Chamber Music Trust
  • Sergey Prokofiev (1891-1953)
        • Sonata in C for 2 violins Op. 56
        • Suite from Romeo and Juliet Op. 64 (arr. Jirí Kabát for string quartet)
  • Interval
  • Dmitry Shostakovich (1906-1975)
        • Piano Quintet in G minor Op. 57

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