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8. Crespo Series

Drum Taps

Saturday 29 June 2019

4:00 pm

5:00 pm

St. Brendan’s Church

€18/€13/€9

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If the Festival had an audience prize, Borusan Quartet would have won it on their first visit three years ago. They bring us Mozart’s A major Quartet, famous for the Andante’s delicious set of variations, later copied by Beethoven in his A major Quartet, drum taps and all. They follow with Beethoven in electrifying C minor mode where a dark, dramatic opening hurls itself at us before softening to a bright and singing second idea.

All works performed by Borusan Quartet


Composer Work
Mozart Quartet in A major K:464
Beethoven Quartet No:4 in C minor Op:18/4

St. Brendan’s Church

This beautiful old church was built in 1818, and is Church of Ireland. It was designed by Henry Edward Kendall, and is gothic style. It's situated in the centre of...

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