Saturday 25 May 2019 1:00PM
Purcell, Turnage and Walton
This concert will be approximately 1 hour in duration, without an interval
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- Piatti Quartet
A co-commission from Wigmore Hall, Turnage’s new piece was premièred in March at Flagey, an arts centre in Brussels, by long-time champions of his music the Piatti Quartet – a group that won multiple prizes at the 2015 Wigmore Hall International String Quartet Competition.
Henry Purcell (c.1659-1695)
- Chacony in G minor Z730 (arr. Benjamin Britten)
Mark-Anthony Turnage (b.1960)
- Quartet No. 4 'Winters' Edge' (UK première) 
William Walton (1902-1983)
- String Quartet No. 2 in A minor
- Co-commissioned by the Piatti String Quartet, Flagey ASBL and Wigmore Hall