City of Sounds: Shostakovich Quartets II featuring The Ligeti Quartet (also presented as part of Summer Chamber Music Celebrations)

City of Sounds: Shostakovich Quartets II

City of Sounds Festival

Date and time
13 Jun 2016 (7:45pm)

Recital Hall, Royal Birmingham Conservatoire

200 Jennens Road, B4 7XR


£7 (£5) (£3, BCU students)

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The Ligeti Quartet is dedicated to performing modern and contemporary music, commissioning new works, and engaging a diverse audience. Formed in 2010, they were united by their fascination with the music of György Ligeti, and have since established a reputation as leading exponents of new music.

Dom Seymour
Gemma Ratcliffe
Rebecca Stubbs
Lauren Baker
Quartet No.3, movements 1 and 2

Chu Yu Yang
Maja Pluta
Elsabe Raath
Ursula Miethes-Flores
Quartet No.3, movements 3, 4 and 5

Jeffrey Armstrong
Olga Eckert
Yue Yu
Vicky Groves
Quartet No.11

Susanne Stanzeleit
Robin Ireland
Louise Lansdown
Tom McMahon
Quartet No.12

Yu- Mien Sun
Marketa Nadvrornikova
Matt Johnstone
Quartet No.8

City of Sounds Festival

In a city recognised for its architectural transformations, the City of Sounds festival is an invitation to remember, to celebrate and to look to the future of Birmingham’s rich music scene.

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Greater Birmingham Chambers of Commerce
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