Beethoven String Quartet in C sharp major op 131
Richard Ayres No 38 Three Small Pieces for String Quartet
Andrew Mulhern In artificial light (world premiere)
This is the second RCM Chamber Essentials concert, in a series devoted to exploring a variety of works from well-known to composers from under-represented backgrounds.
Known as a land-mark quartet, Beethoven's op 131 sets the scene for Richard Ayes monumental No 38 Three Pieces for String Quartet which is full of 'vivid imagination and skill for combining energetic, touching and sometimes wild music'.
Recorded live in the Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall on 21 May, at the Royal College of Music in London, this is an on-demand broadcast event.
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This event will be made available to watch on demand on YouTube at the date and time above.
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