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Wigmore Hall: Brodsky Quartet

The Brodsky Quartet in a live recital from the Wigmore Hall in London. Beethoven: String Quartet in F minor, Op 95 (Serioso). Britten: String Quartet No 2 in C, Op 36.

Today's Wigmore Hall Lunchtime concert features the Brodsky Quartet in a programme of Beethoven and Britten. Beethoven's Op.95 combines the lyricism of the middle period quartets with the forward-thinking qualities of the late quartets. Then it's Britten looking back to Purcell in his String Quartet no.2, containing a magnificent 'chacony' in homage.

Presented by Sarah Walker.

Beethoven: String Quartet in F minor Op. 95 'Serioso'

Britten: String Quartet No. 2 in C Op. 36

Brodsky Quartet.

58 minutes

Music Played

  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Quartet in F minor Op 95 'Serioso'

  • Benjamin Britten

    Quartet No 2 in C major Op 36