Quatuor Danel (Pre-performance conversation at 7PM)
Founded in 1991, this ensemble has been at the forefront of the international music scene ever since, with important concert performances worldwide and a row of groundbreaking CD recordings winning significant international awards.
Famous for their bold, concentrated interpretations of the string quartet cycles of Haydn, Beethoven, Schubert, Shostakovich and Weinberg, Quatuor Danel’s lively and fresh vision on the traditional quartet repertoire is delivered with an instinctive understanding of each composer’s idiom, not to mention an impressive capacity to extract the maximum degree of tonal and dynamic variety from the music.
- Alexander Borodin: String Quartet No. 2 in D major
- Mieczyslaw Weinberg: String Quartet No. 3, in D minor, Op. 14
- Dmitry Shostakovich: String Quartet No. 5 in B flat major, Op. 92