3. Chamber Music Concert


Works by Garth Knox, Aram Chatschaturjan and Benjamin Britten.
Darius Milhaud Suite for clarinet, violin and piano, op. 157b
Garth Knox Satellites for String quartet
Aram Chatschaturjan Trio for clarinet, violin and piano
Benjamin Britten String quartet No. 2 C-major, op. 36

The floating locomotion in space as well as the observation of a sunrise from the perspective of an astronaut are among the impressive images that inspired Garth Knox to his string quartet Satellites. It is combined with Darius Milhauds captivating suite for clarinet, violin and piano, and the trio of Armenian composer Aram Chatschaturjan, who transports the audience to the fascinating sound world of his homeland. The concert finishes with Benjamin Britten's 2nd String Quartet, a homage to Henry Purcell.
With Muriel Bardon, Frank Bunselmeyer, Jens Niemeyer, Alexandra Taktikos, Marion Schäfer, Madeleine Przybyl, Zoltan Paulich
approx. 1h 45min incl. interval
There will be an introduction 30 minutes before the concert at Mozartsaal.

Three questions for composer Garth Knox