Please note, this event was originally programmed for 22 May 2020 and has been rescheduled for 5 March 2021.
Beethoven’s sixteen String Quartets heard in a cycle form one of the greatest of all musical journeys. The early quartets sparkle with youthful exuberance leading to the symphonic ‘Razumovsky’ quartets of his middle period. Beethoven’s ‘late quartets’ offer some of the greatest of all music with an extraordinary mixture of grandeur, intimacy and sheer beauty offering intimations of mortality and the sublime
Bath Festivals Beethoven String Quartet cycle is performed by two of the finest string quartets of today. Both have major international careers and are frequent performers at the Wigmore Hall, the home of world-class chamber music.
String Quartet in D major Op 18 No 3
String Quartet in E flat major Op 74 ‘Harp’
String Quartet in C sharp minor Op 131
About Heath Quartet
The dynamic and charismatic Heath Quartet are fast earning a reputation as one of the most exciting British chamber ensembles of the moment.
“…the Heaths took all the difficulties in their stride, performing with fierce intelligence and feeling passion and virtuosity…” TELEGRAPH
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