String Quartet in B flat, Op 33 No 4
String Quartet in E-flat Major
String Quartet in D, Op 44 No 1
Making a welcome return to Milngavie to inaugurate our comeback season, the brilliant Consone Quartet offer a fascinating programme. Most intriguing is the lovely quartet by Felix Mendelssohn’s beloved sister Fanny, herself an outstanding talent who was inevitably overshadowed by her famous brother. The Consone’s masterly, historically-informed performances of classical works have brought them international praise and their Haydn is always a special delight.
“…this is a musical, emotional, stylistic and technical bullseye.” The Strad
“…one of the most rewarding performances I have heard of this wonderful product of Haydn’s ageless old age” Early Music Review