"They may be a relatively young ensemble, but already they come very close to epitomizing the string quartet ideal: four strikingly individual players with the ability to speak eloquently in one voice." —The Washington Post
First prize winners in the 7th Osaka International Chamber Music Competition in 2011, and top prize winners and Listeners’ Choice award recipients in the 2011 Melbourne International Chamber Music Competition, the internationally acclaimed Attacca Quartet performs a program featuring Haydn, Beethoven, and Ippolito.
FRANZ JOSEF HAYDN (1732-1809) String Quartet in D Major, Op. 20, No. 4
I. Allegro di molto e scherzando
IV. Finale: Fuga a tre Soggetti
MICHAEL IPPOLITO String Quartet No. 3 “Songlines”
LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN (1770-1827) String Quartet No. 15 in A Minor, Op. 132
I. Assai sostenuto; Allegro
II. Allegro ma non tanto
III. Heiliger Dankgesang eines Genesenen an die Gottheit, in the lydischen tonart: Molto adagio; Neue Kraft fühlend; Andante
IV. Alla marcia, assai vivace
V. Allegro appassionato
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