London Haydn Quartet

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Pure, sublime and utterly enthralling

Widely considered to be the greatest exponents of Haydn’s work in the world today, the London Haydn Quartet has spent more than a decade reinvigorating the composer’s reputation and sound, bringing his peerless music to new audiences around the globe.

In a remarkable program selected from across Haydn’s lifetime, this concert event demonstrates the scintillating potential of the string quartet in full flight – pure, sublime and utterly enthralling.

Presented by Melbourne Festival in association with John and Janet Calvert-Jones and The Brenda Shanahan Charitable Foundation

PROGRAM

JOSEPH HAYDN
String quartet No.17 Op.17 No.2
String quartet No.37 Op.50 No.2
String quartet No.3 Op.54 No.3

ARTISTS

Catherine Manson, violin
Michael Gurevich, violin
James Boyd, viola
Jonathan Manson, cello

Venue