Symposium 126-QUINT ESSENTIAL
Sunday, 22 April 2018 @ 5:00pm
Monday, 23 April 2018 @ 7:00pm
String Quintets by Franz Schubert and George Onslow
The string quintet stands as a sonorous and dusky rarity in comparison to its illustrious relative, the string quartet.
QUINT ESSENTIAL presents Schubert’s matchless masterpiece of this unique genre alongside one of the works that may have inspired its creation by Schubert’s contemporary, George Onslow.
String Quintet in G Minor, No.21, Op.51
Andante, non troppo lento
Finale: presto agitato
String Quintet in C Major, D.956
Allegro ma non troppo
Scherzo. Presto. Trio. Andante sostenuto
Allegretto - Più allegro