Mendelssohn String Quartet No.2 in A minor, Op.13
Beethoven String Quartet in F minor, Op.95 'Serioso'
Nielsen String Quartet in E flat, Op.14
Scandinavian folk tunes
The Danish String Quartet returns following their enthusiastically received debut at Lakeside in 2011 with an intriguing programme that includes music by their compatriot Nielsen as well as arrangements of traditional Scandinavian folk tunes. The Danish Quartet has recorded two volumes of the Nielsen string quartets on the Dacapo label to great critical acclaim and their New York debut performance of the E flat, Op.14 quartet received glowing accolades from the New York Times critic ‘I can’t imagine a more involving performance’.
The concert finishes at approximately 9.30pm