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Bartók World Competition & Festival – String Quartet 2021 / Semi-final 2

28 October 2021, 19.00-22.00

Solti Hall

Bartók World Competition & Festival – String Quartet 2021 / Semi-final 2 Presented by Liszt Academy

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In the semi-finals 7 quartets is on stage. The three quartets and their programme in the second semi-final is the following: 

 

7 pm:

Novo Quartet

Kaya Kato  Møller (viola)

Nikolai  Vasili  Nedergaard (viola)

Daniel  Śledziński  (violin)

Signe  Ebstrup  Bitsch  (cello)

Brahms: String Quartet No. 2 in A minor, Op. 51/2

Okamoto Shinsuke: Calligraphy for Air and Ground

 

8 pm:

Sonoro Quartet

Mona Verhas (violin)

Jeroen De Beer (violin)  

Seamus Hickey (viola)

Paul Heyman (cello)

Ádám Brandenburg: Distances

Beethoven: String Quartet No. 11 in F minor (‘Serioso’), Op. 95

 

9 pm:

Unison Quartet

Mary Grace Johnson (hegedű)

Katherine Kyu Hyeon Lim (hegedű)

Hannah Burnett (brácsa)

Iona Batchelder (cselló)

Okamoto Shinsuke: Calligraphy for Air and Ground

Beethoven: String Quartet No. 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 131

 

Find out more about the competitors here

Preliminaries and semi-finals are free to attend. Tickets are here for the Final and the Gala. 

Live stream on Liszt Academy's website, Youtube channel, and also on Bartók World Competition website and Youtube channel

Presented by

Liszt Academy Concert Centre

Tickets:

Admission to the concert is free.