Amaryllis Quartet live at the Queen's Hall, Edinburgh. Haydn: String Quartet in C, Op 33 No 3 (The Bird). Lutoslawski: String Quartet. Beethoven: String Quartet in E flat, Op 127.
Live from the Queen's Hall, Donald Macleod presents the Amaryllis Quartet's Edinburgh Festival debut. Starting with Haydn's bright 'Bird' quartet and Lutoslawski's only string quartet, commissioned by Swedish Radio, the Berlin-based ensemble finish with one of Beethoven's late, forward-looking quartets about which he noted 'This music is not for you. It is for the future."
Haydn: String Quartet in C major, Op. 33 No.3, 'The Bird'
Lutoslawski: String Quartet
Baritone Simon Keenlyside sings a selection of songs from classic Broadway musicals with the BBC Concert Orchestra and David Charles Abell
Beethoven: String Quartet in E flat major, Op. 127
The Amaryllis Quartet
Presenter: Donald Macleod
Producer: Laura Metcalfe.