Jupiter Quartet - Webern, Bartok, Kurtag, Beethoven
The Jupiter Quartet live at Wigmore Hall, London. Webern: Langsamer Satz. Bartok: String Quartet No 3. Kurtag: Hommage a Mihaly Andras. Beethoven: String Quartet in B flat, Op 130.
Live from the Wigmore Hall, London
Presented by Christopher Cook.
The Jupiter Quartet, named after the planet which dominated the skies when it was formed ten years ago, tackle a work which is arguably the brightest in the quartet repertoire's constellation of masterworks - Beethoven's late Bb Quartet, which they will perform as originally intended, with the Grosse Fuge as finale.
Webern: Langsamer Satz
Bartók: String Quartet No. 3
Kurtág: Hommage à Mihály András (12 Microludes) Op. 13
8.15: Interval music
Beethoven: String Quartet in Bb Op. 130 with Grosse Fuge Op. 133