The Dante Quartet
Location: St Alkmunds Church, Shrewsbury
Bridge: Three Idylls
Beethoven: String Quartet Op 59 No. 1 – 'Razumovsky'
Frequently heard on Radio 3, the Quartet has appeared many times at London’s Wigmore Hall and Kings Place, and at some of the UK’s foremost festivals and music societies. Abroad, the Quartet has played in France, Germany, Holland, Spain, Switzerland, Finland, the Czech Republic and Poland, and has twice toured Japan.
The Dante Quartet has made a series of acclaimed recordings for Hyperion, winning the BBC Music Magazine Award and the French Diapaison d’Or. The Quartet has also recorded for Signum and Toccata Records and their recording of the string quartets by Herbert Howells was released on the Naxos label in 2019. The Dante Quartet has recently recorded the eight string quartets and two quintets of C.V. Stanford on the SOMM label.
• Free drinks for all.
Coming up in 2023-24
Sunday, 28th January, 2024, 3.00pmMaidment Auditorium, Shrewsbury School
Friday, 23rd February, 2024, 7.30pmMaidment Auditorium, Shrewsbury School
Friday, 15th March, 2024, 7.30pmSt Alkmunds Church, Shrewsbury
Sunday, 14th April 2024, 4.00 pmSt Alkmunds Church, Shrewsbury
Sunday, 5th May, 2024, 3.00 pmMaidment Auditorium, Shrewsbury School
Friday, 24th May, 2024, 7.30pmBlackburn Theatre, Prestfelde School
Friday, 14th June 2024, 7.30pmSt Chad's Church, Shrewsbury
Previously in 2023-24
Thursday, 28th September, 2023, 7.30pmSt Alkmunds Church, Shrewsbury
Sunday, 22nd October, 2023, 2.30pmSt Chad's Church, Shrewsbury
Friday, 10th November, 2023, 7.30pmUnited Reformed Church, Shrewsbury
Friday, 1st December, 2023, 7.00pmSt Chad's Church, Shrewsbury