Atesh String Quartet

Atesh String Quartet

6:00pm, Monday 10 August 2015

Blackwell Arts & Crafts House, near Bowness

£16 Unreserved Seating

This event is now sold out, but please do contact the box office if you wish to be put on the waiting list for any cancellations

Supported by Valerie Howe & Mary Powney

Haydn String Quartet in G major, Op.76 No.1 21’

Janáček String Quartet No.1 in E minor Kreutzer Sonata 18’

Beethoven String Quartet in D major, Op.18 No.3 24’

Formed last year at the Royal Northern College of Music, the Atesh Quartet has already won multiple prizes and awards both collectively and individually. Its programme embraces the first quartet from Haydn's final set of six – and a quartet from Beethoven's first set of six, composed four years later at the dawn of the nineteenth century.

Janáček's programmatic quartet was inspired by Tolstoy's novella and reflected his identification with the subject of a heroine, married to an unworthy husband; she has an affair with a stronger man, resulting in murder by the rejected husband.

Present your Blackwell concert ticket at the Arts & Crafts House ticket desk after 2pm and get £1 off the admission price to the House.

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The Atesh Quartet

The formation of the Atesh Quartet in 2014 was brought about by the musicians' mutual love and experience of chamber music and their studies at the Royal Northern College of Music.  read more

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