Quatuor Mosaiques

Wednesday, October 18, 2017, 7:30 pm
Tickets:  $40/$10 for 30 years or younger

Formed in 1985, this renowned Austrian quartet specializes in the music of the 18th century, performing on gut-stringed period instruments that give their playing a unique sound.

Haydn has been credited with inventing the string quartet, and serves as the central figure of this all-Viennese program in which two quartets composed and dedicated to him by Mozart are appropriately paired with a third quartet by Haydn himself.

"Simply close one's eyes and the musical vitality is instantly apparent."    — The Independent (London)

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Program

  • W.A. Mozart: Quartet in B-flat major, K. 458 'The Hunt'
  • W.A. Mozart: Quartet in D minor, K. 421
  • Franz Joseph Haydn: Quartet in C major, Op. 20, no. 2, Hob. III: 32

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