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Sydney Mozart Society: Goldner String Quartet
5 April @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm AEDT
Ticket Prices: Adults $48 | Seniors/Pensioners $45 | Full-time students $18 | Children under 13 free
The Goldner String Quartet is Australia’s pre-eminent string quartet. Its members are well known to both Australian and international audiences through orchestral and solo performances, their many recordings and their concurrent membership of the Australia Ensemble@UNSW.
Their programme conveys the contradictions and complexity of life with subtlety and depth of feeling. Haydn’s Dream quartet is radiant and airy but questioning with moments of unsettled introspection. Beethoven’s Serioso quartet builds a powerful and dramatic tension only to banish it with irrepressible joy. Schubert’s Death and the Maiden quartet is filled with intense emotions and dark beauty.
- HAYDN – String quartet in F major, Op 50 no 5, Hob III/48, The Dream
- BEETHOVEN – String quartet no 11 in F minor, Op 95, Quartett[o] serioso
- SCHUBERT – String quartet no14 in D minor, D 810, Death and the Maiden
If you become a member of the Society, your annual membership fee covers entry to all 6 concerts in the season at considerably less cost than single tickets.
For more details about the performers, the concert programme, Sydney Mozart Society and membership visit their website.