Belfast Music Society's International Festival of Chamber Music celebrates "Patrons, Passions and Performers" - music dedicated to inspirational performers, generous benefactors, respected colleagues or dearly beloved figures to whom composers have offered their art. Recorded in the Great Hall at Queen's University, today's programme features the Apollon Musagète Quartet in performances of works by Tchaikovsky and Shostakovich:
Apollon Musagète Quartet -
Pawel Zalejski (violin)
Bartosz Zachlod (violin)
Piotr Szumiel (viola)
Piotr Skweres (cello)
String Quartet no. 1 in D major, op. 11
String Quartet no. 4 in D major, op. 83.