A concert given by the Escher String Quartet at the 2011 City of London Festival. Haydn: String Quartet in B flat (Sunrise). Brett Dean: Eclipse. Schubert: Quartettsatz in C minor.
In the first of twelve concerts given by Radio 3 New Generation Artists at the 2011 City of London Festival, the Escher String Quartet from the USA counter Haydn's radiant 'Sunrise' Quartet with 'Eclipse' by Australian composer Brett Dean, and end with Schubert's famous 'Quartettsatz', the brilliant opening movement to an unfinished quartet. Recorded in the historic church of St Mary-at-Hill.
Haydn: String Quartet in B flat major, Op. 76 No. 4 'Sunrise'
Brett Dean: Eclipse
Schubert: Quartettsatz in C minor, D703.
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