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Brodsky Quartet

  • Fitters' Workshop 11 Wentworth Avenue Kingston, ACT, 2604 Australia (map)

Concert 15
PRESENTED In association with Chamber Music New ZealanD

“The Brodsky Quartet are the team for the new century” Gramophone 

 The European quartet that more than anyone else redefined the possibilities of the string quartet today is the Brodsky Quartet. But first and foremost, they are a group of top notch players committed to the craft and sound of the quartet. In this program they explore the concept of  fugue in some of the most explosively contrapuntal works ever written, from Bach’s final statement to Bartok’s first quartet, often described as Beethoven’s 17th.

PROGRAM

J.S. Bach (1685-1750), Contrapuncti I and VI from The Art of Fugue BWV 1080
W.A. Mozart (1756-1791), Adagio and Fugue KV 546
L. van Beethoven (1770-1827), Grosse Fuge op 133

INTERVAL

Bela Bartok (1881-1945), String Quartet nr 1

ARTISTS

Brodsky Quartet (UK)
Daniel Rowland, Ian Belton, Jacqueline Thomas and Paul Cassidy

ADULT $82, CONCESSION/MEMBER $72, UNDER 30 $30

This concert is generously supported by Margaret Frey.

Earlier Event: May 9
Sunset Serenade
Later Event: May 10
Bach for Breakfast #5