18.15 drinks reception
The Allegri Quartet celebrated its 60th anniversary in 2014, making it Britain’s oldest chamber group and cementing its key role in the British music scene. It has worked with composers such as Benjamin Britten, Michael Tippett, Elizabeth Maconchy, John Woolrich, Anthony Payne, Matthew Taylor and Alec Roth, collaborating with new commissions and recordings.
This concert is followed by an informal Q&A conducted by Kimon Daltas, editor of Classical Music magazine.
Programme to include:
Beethoven: Op 18 No. 3
Mvt 1 (Allegro)
Mvt 2 (Andante con moto)
Shostakovich: String Quartet No. 11
Alec Roth: String Quartet No. 3
Ludwig Thuille: String Quartet No. 2 in G major
Mvt 2 – Menuetto Allegretto
Free: Reserve your ticket
Every ticket-holder will be guaranteed a seat and a drink; there will be a limited number of places available on the day on a first-come, first-served basis, but on-the-day seats do not include a complimentary drink. There are 150 pre-registered tickets available, and each ticket must be applied for separately.
Once registered, you will receive an email which is your ticket: please print this email out and bring it with you on the day.
Please only book a ticket if you plan on attending the event.