Brodsky Quartet with Martin Roscoe
  • Thursday 10 October 2019, 7:30pm
  • The Stoller Hall
  • £20-£3.50
Book tickets
Image Brodsky Quartet

Since forming in 1972, the Brodsky Quartet has performed over 3000 concerts across the world. A natural curiosity and an insatiable desire to explore – the quartet stands up to perform, bringing a new brilliance to familiar pieces – guarantees energy and craftsmanship in abundance.The quartet is joined by celebrated North West pianist Martin Roscoe for an all-Elgar programme. This late trio of works, all composed in 1918, enjoy rich Manchester connections: the Quartet was written for an earlier Brodsky Quartet following a meeting in the city; whilst the Quintet is dedicated to Ernest Newman, then critic of the Manchester Guardian.

Photo credit: Sarah Cresswell

Brodsky Quartet with Martin Roscoe
  • Thursday 10 October 2019, 7:30pm
  • The Stoller Hall
  • £20-£3.50
Book tickets

Performers

Performers

Gina McCormack - violin
Ian Belton - violin
Paul Cassidy - viola
Jacqueline Thomas - cello

Martin Roscoe - piano

Programme

Programme

ELGAR
Violin Sonata in E minor, Op. 82
String Quartet in E minor, Op. 83
Piano Quintet in A minor, Op. 84

Since forming in 1972, the Brodsky Quartet has performed over 3000 concerts across the world. A natural curiosity and an insatiable desire to explore – the quartet stands up to perform, bringing a new brilliance to familiar pieces – guarantees energy and craftsmanship in abundance.The quartet is joined by celebrated North West pianist Martin Roscoe for an all-Elgar programme. This late trio of works, all composed in 1918, enjoy rich Manchester connections: the Quartet was written for an earlier Brodsky Quartet following a meeting in the city; whilst the Quintet is dedicated to Ernest Newman, then critic of the Manchester Guardian.

Photo credit: Sarah Cresswell

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