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Sacconi String Quartet

When
Thursday March 21, 2019 at 19:30
Where
St Paul's Church, Canterbury
Tickets
£15, £5 students
Phone for tickets: 01227 765906
Tickets "at the door" - until sold out
  1. String Quartet No 53 in D major, 'The Lark' Op 64 No 5 - (Franz) Joseph Haydn
  2. String Quartet No 3 in D Op 34 - Erich Korngold
  3. String Quartet No 1 in G minor Op 27 - Edvard Grieg

This recital in sponsored by John Hursey in memory of Caryl Hursey. The award-winning Sacconi Quartet is recognised for its unanimous and compelling ensemble, consistently communicating with a fresh and imaginative approach. Performing with style and commitment, the Quartet is known throughout the world for its creativity and integrity of interpretation.

Formed in 2001, its four founder members continue to demonstrate a shared passion for string quartet repertoire, infectiously reaching out to audiences with their energy and enthusiasm. The Quartet have enjoyed a highly successful international career, performing regularly throughout Europe, at London's major venues, in recordings and on radio broadcasts. The Sacconi is Quartet in Association at the Royal College of Music.

The quartet's 2018-19 plans include a cruise up the Norwegian coastline to the Arctic circle, performing fifteen concerts with artists including Simon Rowland-Jones and Tim Horton; two Wigmore Hall concerts (the first with Daniel Hope and Freddy Kempf); the Irish premiere of In Damascus with tenor Robin Tritschler; a tour of the rarely heard John Ireland Sextet with Robert Plane and Alec Frank-Gemmill; a new commission by Judith Bingham; and performances at festivals including Buxton International, Swaledale, Newbury, Salisbury, Halesworth and Gower.


Venue
St Paul's Church
Church Street Saint Paul's
Canterbury
Kent
CT1 1NH
England
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