Live from Wigmore Hall in London, former Radio 3 New Generation Artists the Escher String Quartet, from the USA perform Prokofiev's Second Quartet - composed during his evacuation to the Kabarda region of Russia during the Second World War, and based almost entirely on local folk-song material - and the ever-popular String Quartet by Ravel.
Introduced by Katie Derham
Escher String Quartet
Prokofiev: String Quartet No. 2 in F, Op. 92
Ravel: String Quartet in F.