Matthew Denton violin
Michelle Fleming violin
Eoin Schmidt-Martin viola
Emma Denton cello
Simon Callaghan piano (guest artist)
Haydn: String Quartet in D Op.20/4
Shostakovich: String Quartet No.4 in D Op.83
Schumann: Piano Quintet in E flat Op.44
The Carducci Quartet is recognised as one of today’s most successful string quartets. Performing over 90 concerts worldwide each year, the Quartet also run their own recording label Carducci Classics; an annual festival in Highnam, Gloucester; and in September 2014, curated their first Carducci Festival in Castagneto-Carducci, the town from which they took their name.
“…high-octane playing balanced control with devil-may-care spontaneity…”
This concert features Debussy’s only string quartet, which premiered in Paris, 1893 at the height of the fin de siècle.
Download the event programme in advance to discover more about the performers and works being performed in this concert.
Tickets: £10. Free entry for people aged 8 – 25 (courtesy of the CAVATINA Ticket Scheme).
Doors open at 5.30pm. A cash bar will be open from 6pm and during the interval.