Tokyo String Quartet and Christian Zacharias
Penny Gore with music from the Tokyo String Quartet and Christian Zacharias (piano). Mozart: String Quartet (Hoffmeister). Webern: Quartet in E. Scarlatti: Sonata, Kk 27.
Penny Gore introduces highlights from the East Neuk Festival in Fife which was described last year as one of the 10 best quirky UK festivals. Today's offering features the last European performance by the Tokyo String Quartet as part of their final farewell tour in a career spanning 40 years. Their concert includes music by Mozart and Webern and Christian Zacharias, a regular artist at the Festival performs Scarlatti's keyboard B minor sonata.
Mozart - String Quartet in D major, K 499 'Hoffmeister'
Webern - Quartet in E major (1905)
Scarlatti - Sonata in B minor. Kk 27
Tokyo String Quartet
Christian Zacharias, piano.
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