Thursday 11th May, St Mary’s Church, Shaw RG14 2DS
7.30pm (ends approx 9.30pm)
|Bach||Selection from The Art of Fugue|
|Mendelssohn||Fugue, Four Pieces Op.81|
|Shostakovich||String Quartet No.8|
|Beethoven||String Quartet Op.130|
Since forming in 1972 the Brodsky Quartet has established itself as Britain’s senior string quartet, having performed over 3,000 concerts on the major stages of the world and releasing more than 60 recordings. In turn, the quartet’s energy and craftsmanship has attracted numerous awards and accolades worldwide.
A natural curiosity and an insatiable desire to explore has propelled this distinguished group of important artists in a number of artistic directions and continues to ensure them a prominent presence on the international chamber music scene, with a rich and varied musical existence.