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Zehetmair Quartet

Live from the Queen's Hall, Edinburgh, a performance by the Zehetmair Quartet. Haydn: Quartet in F, Op 3 No 5 (Serenade). Hindemith: Quartet No 5. Haydn: Quartet in C, Op 76 No 3.

Live from the Queen's Hall, Thomas Zehetmair leads his quartet through Austrian and German chamber music, including the technical sophistication of Hindemith's String Quartet No 5 and Haydn's masterly 'Emperor' String Quartet.

Haydn: String Quartet F major, Op.3, No.5 'Serenade'
Hindemith: String Quartet No.5, Op. 32

Interval at 11.45am approx
Tom Redmond introduces the world premiere recording of John Adams's Absolute Jest which was commissioned by the San Francisco Symphony and written for the orchestra and the St Lawrence String Quartet. It will be performed by them at the Usher Hall this evening as part of the Edinburgh International Festival.

12.05 pm
Haydn: String Quartet in C major, Op.76 No.3 'Emperor'

Zehetmair Quartet.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Joseph Haydn

    String Quartet Op 3 No 5 in F major Hob III 17 'Serenade'

  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Violin Sonata in D major, Op 12 No 1

    Performer: Alina Ibragimova. Performer: Cédric Tiberghien.
    • Wigmore Hall Live.
  • Paul Hindemith

    String Quartet No 5 in E-flat

  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Violin Sonata No 2 in D major

    Performer: Alina Ibragimova. Performer: Steven Osborne.
    • HYPERION.
  • Franz Schubert

    Violin Sonata in D major, D 384, 'Sonatina'

    Performer: Alina Ibragimova. Performer: Cédric Tiberghien.
    • Hyperion.
  • John Adams

    Absolute Jest

  • Joseph Haydn

    String Quartet Op 76 No 3 in C Hob III 77 'Emperor'

  • Johannes Brahms

    8 Pieces for Piano Op.76 (selections)

    Performer: Barry Douglas.
  • Franz Schubert

    Quintet In A Major D.667 (Trout) For Piano, Violin, Viola, Cello & Db

    Performer: Elina Vähälä. Performer: Ruth Gibson. Performer: Andrés Díaz. Performer: Chris Kelly. Performer: Barry Douglas.

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