Formed in 2016 at the Hochschule für Musik und Tanz in Cologne, Germany by four Korean musicians, the Esmé Quartet has rapidly gained a reputation as a chamber ensemble of exceptional achievement and promise. Praised for their warm sound and powerful stage presence; in spring 2018 the Quartet won first prize and four special prizes at the prestigious Wigmore Hall International String Quartet Competition.
Webern: Langsamer Satz
Beethoven: String Quartet in F, Op.18 No.1
Schubert: String Quartet in G, D887
1 hour 45 minutes including interval
Available from 5.30pm in the Pavilion Café, with last orders 45 minutes before the start of the performance. Advanced booking recommended.