Barber Evening Concert - The Ehnes Quartet

Locations
Barber Concert Hall, The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Category
Arts and Law, Performance
Date(s)
Wednesday 5th February 2014 (19:30-21:45)
Contact

Jo Sweet
Contact email address: j.e.sweet@bham.ac.uk
Contact phone number: 0121 414 7333

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James Ehnes - violin
Amy Schwartz Moretti - violin
Richard O’Neill - viola
Robert de Maine - cello

Formed in 2010, the Ehnes Quartet, led by internationally celebrated soloist James Ehnes, makes its Barber Institute debut. The programme highlights two works with traditional, folk music influences by Bartók and Suk, and also showcases the quartet’s ‘talent, intelligence and sensitivity’ (La Presse) in what has become their signature piece, Ravel’s String Quartet in F.

Beethoven - Quartet Op. 74 in E flat, ‘Harp’
Bartók - String Quartet No. 3
Suk - Meditation on the Old Czech Hymn ‘St Wenceslas’, Op. 35a
Ravel - String Quartet in F

Cost: £15 - £5