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Chamber Music New Zealand: MARMEN QUARTET

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A fresh and talented string quartet featuring New Zealand-born violist Bryony Gibson-Cornish, Marmen Quartet is one to watch.

Joint winners of the Banff International String Quartet Competition, the Grand Prize at the 2019 Bordeaux International String Quartet Competition, 2018 Royal Over-Seas League Competition and Music in the Round ‘Bridge’ Scheme, they are current String Quartet Fellows at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, London.

Marmen Quartet offers you a journey through time to the present and back again. They begin with a quartet from Schubert’s more mature output, the Quartettsatz in C minor, which shines for its sublime slow movement. Debussy’s first impressionist masterwork, the Quartet in G minor, then carries Marmen Quartet from the classical to the 20th century, before we arrive firmly in the 21st century with a commission from Salina Fisher.

The dial of time turns full circle to Mendelssohn’s final quartet, a neat juxtaposition of old and new from a young quartet embarking on an exciting international career.

PROGRAMME HIGHLIGHTS
SCHUBERT | Quartettsatz in C minor, D703
DEBUSSY | String Quartet in G minor, Op 10
SALINA FISHER | New commission
MENDELSSOHN | String Quartet No. 6 in F minor, Op 80

THE MUSICIANS
Johannes Marmen Violin
Ricky Gore Violin
Bryony Gibson-Cornish Viola
Steffan Morris Cello

Running time I 98 minutes incl interval

Additional information
Pre-Concert Talk I A pre-concert talk will take place 45 minutes prior to the performance. These are a great way to discover more about what you’ll experience that night.

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Ticket prices (excluding service fees)
$43 Adults
$37 Concession
$13 Child (17 and under)
$213 Group of 6

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Please contact Nelson Centre of Musical Arts if you require wheelchair seating on 03 548 9477 or music@ncma.nz.

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Details

Date:
October 13
Time:
7:30 pm
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Venue

Nelson Centre of Musical Arts
Nelson, 7010 New Zealand + Google Map
Website:
www.ncma.nz