Heath Quartet - Haydn, Janacek, Dvorak
The Heath Quartet performs at Birmingham Town Hall. Haydn: String Quartet in E flat, Op 76 No 6. Janacek: String Quartet No 1 (Kreutzer Sonata). Dvorak: String Quartet No 13 in G.
Live from Birmingham Town Hall
Presented by Martin Handley
The acclaimed and award winning Heath Quartet perform live from the historic Birmingham Town Hall, a programme of quartets from the very heart of the repertory - by Haydn, Janácek and Dvorák.
Haydn: String Quartet in E flat major, Op 76 No 6
Janácek: String Quartet No 1, The Kreutzer Sonata
Martin Handley introduces extracts from Dvorak's The Spectre's Bride which was commisisoned by Birmingham and performed in the Town Hall, conducted by the composer to great acclaim, 130 years ago.
DVORAK: The Spectred Bride
- Chorus "The Clock Has Chimed"
- "And Then On The Door"
- "Holy Virgin Do Stand By Me"
Ivan Kusnjer (bass)
Oksana Krovytska (soprano)
New Jersey Symphony Orchestra
Westminster Symphonic Choir
Zdek Macal (conductor)
Dvorák: String Quartet No 13 in G, Op 106
Oliver Heath: violin
Cerys Jones: violin
Gary Pomeroy: viola
Christopher Murray: cello.