Friday 12 July 2019 7:00PM

Silesian String Quartet

Szymanowski, Bacewicz, Stravinsky and Schumann

Booking information

£5 tickets for Under 35s available. Login to book. View all U35 concerts and more information
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This concert is part of CAVATINA U25s, a free ticket scheme for young people aged 8-25 years old. Please call the Box Office on 020 7935 2141 and quote “CAVATINA U25s” to book.


This concert will be approximately 2 hours in duration, including an interval


Ticket bookings are subject to a £3 booking fee. This fee covers the whole booking and is not per ticket.

  • Silesian String Quartet

The members of the Silesian String Quartet are graduates of the Karol Szymanowski Academy of Music in Katowice and have premièred more than 100 works, many of them Polish. Here they champion Szymanowski’s partly folk-influenced Second Quartet (1927) and Grażyna Bacewicz’s neoclassical Fourth (1942).

  • Supported by CAVATINA Chamber Music Trust
  • Karol Szymanowski (1882-1937)
        • String Quartet No. 2 Op. 56
  • Grazyna Bacewicz (1909-1969)
        • String Quartet No. 4
  • Interval
  • Igor Stravinsky (1882-1971)
        • 3 Pieces for string quartet
  • Robert Schumann (1810-1856)
        • String Quartet in A Op. 41 No. 3

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