Date: November 17, 2018
Time: 3:30pm and 8:00pm
Location: St John's, Wimbledon
Krysia Osostowicz, Oscar Perks violins
Yuko Inoue viola, Richard Jenkinson cello
narrative by Clare Norburn
with David Timson as Ludwig van Beethoven
In two linked concerts, The Dante Quartet will perform, Beethoven’s Late String Quartets. But this is more than a concert; joined by actor, David Timson, taking on the role of Ludwig van Beethoven, audiences will experience Beethoven’s personal and musical journey as he composed these quartets through an imagined, new narrative written by concert-playwright, Clare Norburn.
Part One 3:30pm
Op.131: String Quartet No.14 in C sharp minor (1826)
Op.132: String Quartet No.15 in A minor (1825)
Break for Dinner 6:00pm-7:45pm A special themed classical and romantic dinner is available only to concert ticket holders at The Light House Restaurant, 75-77 Ridgeway, Wimbledon Village, London SW19 4ST. Book directly with the restaurant on 020 8944 6338.
Part Two 8:00pm
Op.130: String Quartet No.13 in B flat major (1825)
Op.133: Große Fuge in B flat major for string quartet (1826; originally the finale to Op.130)
Op.135: String Quartet No.16 in F major (1826)
NB: The reduced price for booking both parts is applied to your booking during the checkout process after you have selected your seats for both events parts.