Artists

Chiaroscuro Quartet
Alina Ibragimova

Violin

Pablo Hernán

Violin

Emilie Hörnlund

Viola

Claire Thirion

Violoncello

Program

Henry Purcell

Phantasies for Four Voices

Ludwig van Beethoven

String Quartet in B-flat major Op. 18/6

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

String Quartet in D major K. 575 "The Violet"

Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy

String Quartet in F minor Op. 80

Approximate running time: 1h 45m with one intermission

Performing Classical and Romantic repertoire on gut strings and using historical bows, the Chiaroscuro Quartet takes audiences on a journey into a unique sound world. Following its debut last season, the ensemble now returns with works by Mozart, Beethoven, and Mendelssohn, as well as string arrangements of four-part fantasies by Henry Purcell.