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Philadelphia's Dover Quartet perform works by Haydn, Zemlinsky and Bartok at their Edinburgh International Festival debut.

Live from the Queen's Hall, the Edinburgh International Festival debut of the Dover Quartet.

One of the world's most exciting young string ensembles and winners of the Banff International String Quartet competition perform works by Haydn, Bartók and Zemlinsky, that are by turns influential, folk-infused and turbulent.

Haydn: String Quartet in F minor Op 20 No 5
Bartók: String Quartet No 2
12.00
INTERVAL: Beethoven: National Airs with Variations, Op. 105 (a selection), Ronald Brautigam - fortepiano.
12.20
Zemlinsky: String Quartet No 2

Dover Quartet

Presented by Donald Macleod
Produced by Laura Metcalfe.

1 hour, 59 minutes

Music Played

  • Joseph Haydn

    String Quartet in F minor Op 20 No 5

    Ensemble: Dover Quartet.
  • Béla Bartók

    String Quartet No.2

    Ensemble: Dover Quartet.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    6 National Airs with Variations, Op. 105

    Performer: Ronald Brautigam.
  • Alexander von Zemlinsky

    String Quartet No.2

    Ensemble: Dover Quartet.

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