Location: The Lion Hotel, Shrewsbury
Beethoven: Quartet Op18 No4
Janacek: Quartet No1
Mendelssohn: Quartet Op80
A musical journey from Beethoven’s dramatic early Quartet Op.18/4 to Janacek’s passionate and emotional first Quartet, inspired by Tolstoy’s novel the ‘Kreutzer Sonata’. Mendelssohn’s stormy last work Op.80, dedicated to his sister’s memory, brings the concert to a thrilling conclusion.