RTÉ Vanbrugh Quartet and Contempo Quartet

RTÉ Vanbrugh Quartet and Contempo Quartet

RTÉ Vanbrugh Quartet and Contempo Quartet

Venue

Curtis Auditorium

CIT Cork School of Music

Date

Thu 28 November 2013 - 08:00 PM

The youthful inspiration of a sixteen-year old Mendelssohn created a masterpiece contrasting with Bruch’s last work that reflects on lingering passion. The rarely heard Shostakovich’ Octet revels in a fiery testosterone filled short work.

Programme
Bruch Octet in B flat, Op. 20
Shostakovich Two Pieces for Double String Quartet, Op. 11
Mendelssohn  Octet in E flat, Op 20