Thursday 22 July 2021 7:30PM

Sacconi Quartet

Haydn, Purcell and Ravel


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  • Sacconi Quartet
  • Ben Hancox violin
  • Hannah Dawson violin
  • Robin Ashwell viola
  • Cara Berridge cello

A varied programme tonight opens with Purcell Fantasias, written at a time when viol consort music was reaching the end of its popularity, and finishes with Ravel’s single, subtle work for string quartet.

  • Purcell (1659-1695)
      • Fantasia a 4 No. 6 in F Z737
      • Chacony in G minor Z730
      • Fantasia a 4 No. 11 in G Z742
  • Joseph Haydn (1732-1809)
      • String Quartet in C Op. 54 No. 2
  • Maurice Ravel (1875-1937)
      • String Quartet in F

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