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Musica Viva presents Takacs Quartet

August 12, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

“Commitment, precision and sparkle.” The Boston Globe

The secret behind the enduring love affair between this world-renowned ensemble and its Australian public is both the simplest and hardest thing about chamber music: the interplay between four very different creative personalities. Hear the Takács Quartet meld their sound into amazing unity in classics by Haydn, Beethoven and Dvorák, and a world premiere by Carl Vine.

EDWARD DUSINBERRE violin
KÁROLY SCHRANZ violin
GERALDINE WALTHER viola
ANDRÁS FEJÉR cello


PROGRAM

HAYDN String Quartet in F major, op 77 no 2
VINE String Quartet no 6 ‘Child’s Play’ (2017) (World Premiere)*
BEETHOVEN String Quartet no 12, op 127

*This work was commissioned for Musica Viva Australia with support from Michael and Frédérique Katz, The Seattle Commissioning Club, and Carnegie Hall.

Details

Date:
August 12, 2017
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Website:
https://musicaviva.com.au/takacs-quartet/

Venue

Melbourne Recital Centre
31 Sturt Street
Southbank,Victoria3006Australia
Phone:
+61 (0)3 9699 3333