Thursday 5 July 2018 7:30PM

Tana String Quartet

Debussy, Ligeti, Bartók and Yann Robin


  • Tana String Quartet
  • Antoine Maisonhaute violin
  • Ivan Lebrun violin
  • Maxime Desert viola
  • Jeanne Maisonhaute cello

Yann Robin’s music conjures with extremes, drawing listeners into strikingly original soundworlds. The French composer wrote ‘Shadows’ for the Tana String Quartet, who give its UK première, in company with other innovative compositions.

  • Supported by CAVATINA Chamber Music Trust
  • Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
        • String Quartet in G minor Op. 10
  • György Ligeti (1923-2006)
        • String Quartet No. 1 'Métamorphoses nocturnes'
  • Interval
  • Béla Bartók (1881-1945)
        • String Quartet No. 4 BB95
  • Yann Robin (b.1974)
        • String Quartet No. 3 'Shadows' (UK première) [1]
  • Encore
  • Philip Glass (b.1937)
        • String Quartet No. 3 'Mishima'
  1. Co-commissioned by Philharmonie de Paris, Muziekgebouw Brugge, and by Wigmore Hall with the support of André Hoffmann, president of the Fondation Hoffmann, a Swiss grant-making foundation

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