Wednesday 12 September 2018 7:30PM

Schumann Quartet

Schubert, Mendelssohn, Mozart and Shostakovich


  • Schumann Quartet

Written at the age of 16, Schubert’s engaging score precedes an accomplished Mendelssohn work composed on his first visit to England and the anxious second of six quartets Mozart dedicated to Haydn, the only one in a minor key.

  • In Memory of Peter Flatter
  • Supported by CAVATINA Chamber Music Trust
  • Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
        • String Quartet in D D74
  • Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)
        • String Quartet in E flat Op. 12
  • Interval
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
        • String Quartet in D minor K421
  • Encore
  • Dmitry Shostakovich (1906-1975)
      • Two pieces for string quartet
        • II. Polka (after the Polka from 'The Golden Age' Op. 22)

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