Saturday 27 November 2021 7:30PM

Schumann Quartet

Haydn, Helena Winkelman and Mozart
Live stream starts at 8:00PM


Cancelled Concert
We are sorry to announce that due to unforeseen circumstances the Schumann Quartet is unable to perform the above concert. The concert has therefore been cancelled and will be rescheduled in due course. There will be no replacement.


  • Schumann Quartet
  • Erik Schumann violin
  • Ken Schumann violin
  • Liisa Randalu viola
  • Mark Schumann cello

Completed in January 1785, and the last of his series of six quartets dedicated to Joseph Haydn, Mozart’s well-known masterpiece opens with a strikingly dissonant gesture. The centrepiece of the programme is a work by the Swiss/Dutch composer based on Haydn’s ‘Bird’ Quartet which was premièred by the Schumanns at Eszterháza in 2018.

  • Supported by CAVATINA Chamber Music Trust
  • Joseph Haydn (1732-1809)
      • String Quartet in C Op. 33 No. 3 'The Bird'
  • Helena Winkelman (b.1974)
      • Papa Haydn's Parrot
  • Interval
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
      • String Quartet No. 19 in C K465 ‘Dissonance’

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