November 19, 2013
Britten Centenary: the Amadeus Quartet perform the String Quartet no.2 in C major
To mark the centenary of Benjamin Britten’s birth, The Strad has put together a series of videos exploring the composer’s string works. Here, the Amadeus Quartet perform Britten String Quartet no.2 in C op.36.
Other performances of Britten’s string works:
Janine Jansen performs the Violin Concerto
Kim Kashkashian performs Lachrymae
Natalia Gutman performs the Cello Sonata
Yuri Bashmet performs Lachrymae
Read our interview with Janine Jansen discussing Britten’s Violin Concerto
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