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The Shandon Quartet in Concert

…the strains of strings to sooth the soul…

Sat 17th November 201815:00 - 16:30

Yew Wood Venues is thrilled to bring you another of their ever popular afternoon concerts.

National String Quartet Foundation with the support of the Arts Council and Cork County Council are delighted to present The Shandon Quartet Concert.
The Shandon Quartet is in is made up as follows:
Siun Milne and Brendan Garde, Violins, David Kenny, Viola, Aoife Burke, Cello, and they will entertain us with the following programme on their up-coming afternoon concert.

Hayden – Quartet Op.76 No.3
Raymond Deane – Embers
Schumann – Quartet Op.41 No.3

Four of Cork’s brightest musical stars have come together as the Shandon Quartet and are performing in Limerick, Youghal and the National Concert Hall as part of the National String Quartet Foundation’s autumn season.

Haydn’s 62nd String Quartet,’Emperor’, abounds with charm and vitality, incorporating folk dance rhythms and some stunning virtuosity.  Raymond Deane wrote his quartet, Embers, in 1973 when he was only twenty years old and it remains one of his best loved works.  Schumann’s third quartet is lyrical, dramatic, full of conflicting emotions and is abundant in beautiful musical references to Clara, his wife.

Tickets €12.50/€10.00 available at www.themallartscentre.com or telephone 087 9593276 or at the door on the day of the performance.

Contact Information

The Mall Arts Centre

Mall House Youghal, Co Cork
Eircode: P36FR96

Call 087 9593276 Visit Website