Saturday 25 May 2019 1:00PM

Piatti Quartet

Purcell, Turnage and Walton

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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) [1]
  • William Walton (1902-1983)
        • String Quartet No. 2 in A minor
  1. Co-commissioned by the Piatti String Quartet, Flagey ASBL and Wigmore Hall

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