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Sydney Mozart Society: Enigma Quartet
3 November 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm AEDT
Tickets: Adults $45.90 | Seniors/Pensioners $42.85 | Full-time students U23 $15.30 | Children U13 free
If you become a member of the Society, your annual membership fee covers entry to all concerts in the season. This works out at only $28 per concert (and $8 per concert for student members)
Through its concert series, festival appearances and creative collaborations with different performers and composers, the Enigma Quartet has established a reputation for fine technique, intelligent interpretations and dynamic performance style.
The quartet members Marianne Broadfoot (violin), Kerry Martin (violin), Shelley Soerensen (viola) and Rowena Macneish (‘cello) perform music with an effortless rapport and a warm stage presence developed over their ten years together. Joining them in this concert for a quintet performance is well-known ‘cellist Tim Nankervis.
In this concert, the performers take the audience on a compelling musical journey. It begins in the idyllic countryside conjured by the hunting horn themes and sunny melodies of Mozart’s Hunt quartet. It strides across the new world of Dvořák’s American quartet with energy and excitement. It scales the majestic peaks of Schubert’s quintet to reveal an emotional landscape of intense beauty and power.
Mozart String quartet no 17 in B flat, K 458, Hunt
Dvořák String quartet no 12 in F, op 96, American
Schubert String quintet in C, op 163, D 956
Concert tickets can be purchased in advance:
• In person at Concourse Box Office or from Ticketek agencies.
• By phoning the Ticketek Theatre and Arts Line 1300 795 012.
• Online through the Concourse website or the Ticketek website.