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Wigmore Hall Mondays: Carducci String Quartet

Live from Wigmore Hall in London, a concert featuring the Carducci String Quartet. Glass: String Quartet No 3 'Mishima'. Part: Summa. Dvorak: String Quartet in F, Op 96 'American'.

Live from Wigmore Hall, London - The Carducci String Quartet play Dvořák's 'American' Quartet along with a quartet by Philip Glass.
Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents this Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert in which one of the UK's leading string quartets moves from an American composer's creative response to Japanese culture to a Czech composer's take on his years in America. Philip Glass originally wrote the music of his Third String Quartet for Paul Schrader's film about the Japanese writer Yukio Mishima.

Philip Glass: String Quartet No. 3, 'Mishima'
Arvo Pärt: Summa
Dvořák: String Quartet in F major, Op. 96, 'American'
Carducci String Quartet.

58 minutes

Music Played

  • Philip Glass

    Quartet no. 3, 'Mishima'

    Ensemble: Carducci String Quartet.
  • Arvo Pärt


    Ensemble: Carducci Quartet.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    American Quartet

    Ensemble: Carducci String Quartet.
  • Claude Debussy

    Beau soir

    Performer: Elena Urioste. Performer: Tom Poster.