Elias Quartet

Monday, November 02, 2020 - 7:30 PM
Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center

Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center

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This concert is part of the Chamber Music B Series. You can also Build Your Own Subscription or purchase a Season Pass. Individual tickets go on sale August 1.

About This Performance

“There’s something intoxicating about the Elias Quartet” (Philadelphia Inquirer). The London-based foursome returns to the Perelman Theater with a beautifully balanced program that benefits from their extensive study of Beethoven’s quartets, as well as their recording of Britten’s quartet repertoire, which was hailed by Classic FM for its “imaginative, full-blooded playing and impeccable ensemble work.”

Haydn: Quartet in G Major, Op. 33, No. 5
Britten: Quartet No. 3, Op. 94
Beethoven: Quartet in E Minor, Op. 59, No. 2

The Artist(s)

Elias Quartet
Elias Quartet
The Elias String Quartet take their name from Mendelssohn's oratorio, Elijah, of which Elias is its German form, and have quickly established themselves as one of the most intense and vibrant quartets of their generation. The Quartet was formed in 1998 at the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester where they worked closely with the late Dr.… Read More

Videos

Elias String Quartet - Beethoven String Quartet Op.59:2 Presto
2019/2020 Wigmore Hall Season Preview Concert - The Elias String Quartet
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