Flinders Quartet Concert 2

Flinders Quartet

Presented by Flinders Quartet


Join Flinders Quartet for the sumptuous romanticism and grandeur of Brahms, and the ingenuity and wit of Haydn.

About the concert

The string quartets on this concert program by Brahms and Haydn need little introduction. Flinders Quartet can’t wait to sink into the sumptuous romanticism and grandeur of Brahms and have fun with the ingenuity and wit of Haydn. What better way to get through a Melbourne Winter!

Joining Flinders Quartet on stage for Shostakovich’s energetic Octet Op. 11 are bright rising stars, Peruli Quartet, the 2021 winners of the Flinders Quartet prize for the Musica Viva Strike a Chord competition.

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Thibaud Pavlovic-Hobba violin
Wilma Smith violin
Helen Ireland viola
Zoe Knighton cello
Piruli Quartet *guest artists


Joseph Haydn
String Quartet in A, Op. 20

Johannes Brahms
String Quartet No. 1 in C minor, Op. 51

Dmitri Shostakovich
Two Pieces for String Octet, Op. 11 with Piruli Quartet


This production is part of the following series: