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Marmen Quartet

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Program

Salvatore Sciarrino

String Quartet No. 7

György Ligeti

String Quartet No. 1 "Métamorphoses nocturnes"

Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy

String Quartet in F minor Op. 80

Approximate running time: 1h 15m with one intermission

Founded in 2013 at London’s Royal College of Music, the Marmen Quartet recently won first prizes at the international string quartet competitions in Bordeaux and Banff, Canada, once more confirming its standing as one of today’s most promising ensembles. The youngest group in this season’s Quartet Week lineup, the four musicians make their Pierre Boulez Saal debuts performing works by Mendelssohn, Ligeti, and Salvatore Sciarrino.