Quatuor Danel Afternoon Concert
Tickets for the Quatuor Danel Afternoon Concert - Shostakovich at the Martin Harris Centre
Sunday 13th December
Shostakovich Quartet No. 13 in B flat minor, Op. 138
Shostakovich Quartet No. 14 in F sharp major, Op. 142
Shostakovich Quartet No. 15 in E flat minor, Op. 144
The concluding triptych in the Quatuor Danel’s Shostakovich cycle, starting from bleakness and cynicism, passing through lyricism and beauty remembered with heart-breaking nostalgia, to a sequence of six Adagios that is among the bleakest, yet most truthful, music ever composed.