Sibelius and Nielsen at 150
SUN 1 FEB 11.00h
Sibelius Moderato and Allegro appassionato in C sharp minor
Nielsen String Quartet in G minor, Op. 13
Sibelius String Quartet in D minor, Op. 56, “Intimate Voices”
2015 celebrates the 150th anniversary of both Sibelius and Nielsen’s births. The Sacconi Quartet, having given the UK premiere of Sibelius’ Moderato and Allegro appassionato at Buxton Festival, champions both composers with this sumptuous Nordic programme spanning works from either end of Sibelius’ compositional spectrum framing one of Nielsen’s most popular chamber music works, his first String Quartet in G minor.
The award winning Sacconi Quartet make a very welcome return to Blackheath Halls, performing a special programme to celebrate the 150th anniversary of both Sibelius and Nielsen’s birth.
TICKETS: £14 | £12
All tickets include a free cup of coffee