Moyzesovo kvarteto

Moyzes Quartet / Mucha Quartet

Tuesday, October 7, 2014, 7:30 PM, BHS – Bratislava Music Festival, Moyzes Quartett
Small Hall of SP,
Price: 16 €
Moyzes Quartet
Mucha Quartet
Grażyna Bacewicz
Ernő Dohnányi
Witold Lutosławski
Hans Koessler
Quartet for 4 Violins
String Sextet B flat major, 3rd version
Four Silesian Melodies for 4 violins
String Sextet F minor
Violinists of both ensembles reached for compositions for 4 violins written by Polish authors: Grażyna Bacewicz, today a classic of the 20th century music, and Witold Lutosławski, the founder of a new compositional poetics of the 20th century music. String sextets were written by authors connected namely with Budapest, Ernő Dohnányi and Hans Koessler – the cousin of Max Reger. Both sextets are ambitious projects. June of this year was extremely successful for Mucha Quartet: the quartet won Antonín Dvořák Chamber Music Competition in Prague and it was awarded the second prize and prize of the public at the 10th Premio Paolo Borciani in Italy.