Tai Kwun Series

Romer String Quartet

1 December 2019 (Sunday) 7:30 pm Duration: 1 hour
JC Cube, Tai Kwun View map
$320, $280
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The Romer String Quartet will take you on a journey through time, exploring the development of chamber music from different musical eras.  Discover the rich texture of this intimate form of music by listening to masterworks from great composers including Haydn, Beethoven and Brahms as well as modern works by Schulhoff and tango master Piazzolla. This evening concert is a perfect overview both for new listeners as well as lifelong classical music fans! 

 

The Romer String Quartet is the Quartet in Residence of Premiere Performances of Hong Kong.

Programme

Piazzolla La Muerte del Angel

Haydn String Quartet No. 62 in C Major, Op. 76 No. 3, Hob III: 77, “Emperor”, Movement II: Poco adagio, cantabile

Beethoven String Quartet No. 4 in C minor, Op. 18 No. 1, Movement I: Allegro ma non tanto

Brahms String Quartet No. 1 in C minor, Op. 51 No. 1, Movement I: Allegro

Borodin String Quartet No. 2 in D Major, Movement II: Scherzo: Allegro

Rimsky-Korsakov Allegro in B-flat for String Quartet

Stravinsky Three Pieces for String Quartet, No. 1

Shostakovich Two Pieces for String Quartet, Op. 36a, II: Polka

Crumb Black Angels, I: Threnody I: Night of the Electric Insects

Piazzolla Four for Tango

Schulhoff Five Pieces for String Quartet, III: Alla Czeca

Haydn String Quartet No. 30 in E-flat Major, Op. 33 No. 2, Hob III: 38, “The Joke”, Movement IV: Presto

Tonight's programme will contain excerpts from these works. Programme may be subject to change.

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1 December 2019 (Sunday) 7:30 pm Duration: 1 hour
JC Cube, Tai Kwun View map
$320, $280
Buy Tickets