Sat 8 Dec 2018
1:00pm | €14/11
Sat 8 Dec 2018
1:00pm | €14/11

Founded for Barry Douglas’ 2017 Clandeboye Festival, the Lir Quartet is one of Ireland’s most exciting chamber groups.

Their programme includes Debussy’s lyrical, sensuous string quartet and a stunning new work by Donegal composer Sean Doherty which weaves traditional and classical together in a captivating musical tapestry. They will finish with Beethoven’s third ‘Rasoumovsky’ Quartet, renowned for its fearsome virtuosity.

Mairéad Hickey, violin
Siobhán Doyle, violin
Ed Creedon, viola
Christopher Ellis, cello

Debussy: String Quartet in G minor, Op. 10
Seán Doherty: String Quartet No. 3 ‘The Devil’s Dream’
Beethoven: String Quartet No. 9 in C major, Op. 59 No. 3

Quartets At Triskel – Autumn Series 2018

Presented by Triskel Arts Centre in association with the National String Quartet Foundation

The National String Quartet Foundation is committed to bringing live chamber music to audiences throughout Ireland and to creating and supporting performance opportunities for Irish musicians. This autumn series at Triskel offers recitals by four top flight quartets playing a wide variety of music from the 18th, 19th, 20th and 21st centuries. The series forms part of a nationwide season which presents eight string quartets, all based in Ireland or with Irish connections, in more than thirty concerts. Full details are at www.nsqf.ie

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Season ticket €42/€33 + €1 booking fee on each ticket

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