Armida Quartett (string quartet) & Jörg Widmann (clarinet)

groundbreaking
classical
Fri01.12.17

Hunt Quartets and a dream

The Armida Quartett had a dream: to play Carl Maria von Weber’s Clarinet Quartet with Jörg Widmann. The wish turned out to be mutual.

This 1815 quintet for strings and clarinet is overshadowed by renowned counterparts by Brahms and Mozart, but is definitely worth discovering

Photo © Evy Ottermans

Progamme

W.A. Mozart
String quartet No. 17 in B-flat major, KV 458 ‘De Jacht’ (1784)
J. Widmann
String quartet No. 3 ‘Jagdquartett’ (2003)
C.M. von Weber
Clarinet quintet in B-flat major opus 34 (1815)

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