Friday 9 November 2018 7:30PM
Haydn, Bartók and Brahms
This concert will be approximately 2 hours in duration, including an interval
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- Takács Quartet
The fourth of Haydn’s ‘Sun’ quartets – so-called because of the device of a rising sun emblazoned on an early published score – is notable for the ‘gypsy’ inflections in its final two movements, while Bartók’s first quartet mourns an unhappy love affair.
- In Memory of Peter Flatter
Joseph Haydn (1732-1809)
- String Quartet in D Op. 20 No. 4
Béla Bartók (1881-1945)
- String Quartet No. 1 BB52
Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)
- String Quartet in A minor Op. 51 No. 2