Thursday 24 November 2022 7:30PM

Pavel Haas Quartet

Haas, Haydn and Prokofiev


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


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  • Pavel Haas Quartet Artist in Residence
  • Veronika Jarůšková violin
  • Marek Zwiebel violin
  • Jiří Kabát viola
  • Peter Jarůšek cello

The second of Haas’s quartets was composed in 1925. Its unusual title is a joking reference to the Moravian Highlands; each movement describes experiences summer holidaymakers might encounter there. The group’s recording of the piece won it its first Gramophone Award in 2006, when it was also chosen as Disc of the Year by the Daily Telegraph.

  • Joseph Haydn (1732-1809)
      • String Quartet in G Op. 76 No. 1
  • Sergey Prokofiev (1891-1953)
      • String Quartet No. 2 in F Op. 92
  • Interval
  • Pavel Haas (1899-1944)
      • String Quartet No. 2 Op. 7 'From the Monkey Mountains'

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