Barnes Music Society : Isbilia Quartet


We are pleased to welcome the Barnes Music Society and Isbilia Quartet to the OSO Arts Centre.

Programme

Beethoven - String Quartet in B flat, Op.18 No.6
Brahms - String Quartet in A minor, Op.51 No.2
Shostakovich - String Quartet No.8 in C minor, Op.110


Proud winners of the 'CAVATINA Intercollegiate Chamber Music Competition 2016', the 'John Thompson String Ensemble Prize' and the 'John Barbirolli String Quartet Competition 2016', they are enjoying a busy 2017/2018 season performing around the UK and Spain. They gave their St. Martin-in-the-Fields debut the 4th of April 2017.

Since they were formed, the quartet has performed in major venues, including the Wigmore Hall, St. Martin-in-the-Fields and King's Place. Isbilia Quartet was successful in their audition for a place on the Trinity Laban 'Quartets in Residence Mentorship Programme 2015/2016' and worked alongside with the Carducci Quartet and Wihan Quartet. During that year, they recorded Shostakovich's 'String Quartet No.8 Op.110' and Beethoven's 'String Quartet No.3, Op18'.Collaborations with composers include the UK premier of 'Con Aire de Tango', by award-winning composer and pianist Arturo Cardelus and 'Curved Form' for string quartet, by Alex Groves. They have studied and received Masterclasses from members of the Brodsky Quartet, Van Kuijk Quartet, Cuarteto Quiroga, Rivka Golani and David Kenedy among others.


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for more info http://www.barnesmusicsociety.org.uk/

OSO Arts Centre Barnes Green, Barnes on Thursday 17 January 2019
Doors Open at 7:00PM
Starts at 7:30PM
Ticket Price: 12.00 - 15.00