From Friday 10th November 2017 19:00 to 23:00
Haydn: String Quartet in E flat Op.76 No.6
Schumann: String Quartet in A minor Op.41 No.1
Beethoven: String Quartet in A minor Op.132
The Castalian Quartet is rapidly emerging as the exciting new voice on the international chamber music scene. Over the last three years they have won top prizes at major international competitions including first prize and three special awards at the 2015 Lyon International Competition, first prize and the audience prize at the Kammermusik Hannover Next Generation Competition in 2013 and third prize at the prestigious 2016 Banff International String Quartet Competition.
Engagements this year include recitals at Wigmore Hall, concerts in Germany, France and Italy as well as appearances at the North Norfolk Music Festival and at the Aldeburgh Festival. Their programme comprises three of the greatest string quartets in the repertoire, finishing with Beethoven’s late Op.132 and its luminous Song of Thanksgiving of a Convalescent to God, in the Lydian Mode.
Tickets: £25 – Includes a glass of wine in the Saloon during the interval and an opportunity to view some of the other state rooms in the Hall. To book please telephone Holkham Ticket Office 01328 713111 or visit www.holkham.co.uk.
Holkham, Wells-next-the-Sea NR23 1AB