Chamber Music

Quatuor Arditti

Quatuor Arditti Quatuor Arditti © J. Mignot
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Practical Infos

  • See the concert hall
  • Reduced prices and subscriptions
  • How to come?
  • Accessibility Info
Wednesday, 20 January 2016 — 7:00pm
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique

Program

  • Harrison Birtwistle
    The Silk House Sequences, quatuor à cordes n° 2 Création française Commande Wigmore Hall, Philharmonie de Paris, Milano Musica, Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival, Westdeutscher Rundfunk/Wittener Tage für neue Kammermusik, The Arditti Quartet
  • Avec le soutien de The Ernst von Siemens Music Foundation
  • Entracte
  • György Ligeti
    Quatuor à cordes n°2

Distribution

  • Quatuor Arditti
  • Irvine Arditti
  • Ashot Sarkissjan
  • Ralf Ehlers
  • Lucas Fels
To prepare your visit and facilitate checks related to « Vigipirate » (France's national security alert system) reinforced at the Philharmonie de Paris, please arrive early.


Harrison Birtwistle came quite late to the string quartet genre, having spent the first decades of his career composing mainly operas and pieces for woodwinds or percussion.

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