Emerson String Quartet

Emerson String Quartet

Friday, January 19, 2018 - 19:30

Is this the world’s finest string quartet? The Emerson String Quartet’s nine Grammies and three Gramophone Awards make a powerful case. For their Saffron Hall debut they’re playing the visionary first quartet by American maverick Charles Ives. But Haydn and Schumann frame the programme, and when you hear the Emersons play them you’ll agree with The Times: “with musicians like this there must be some hope for humanity”.

String Quartet No 25 in C
(Franz) Joseph Haydn (1732-1809)
String Quartet No 1, 'From the Salvation Army'
Charles Ives (1874-1954)
String Quartet in A
Robert Schumann (1810-1856)

Location

Saffron Hall
Audley End Road
Saffron Walden CB11 4UH
United Kingdom
52° 1' 7.5432" N, 0° 13' 38.2224" E
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