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, violist Kim Kashkashian and the New York Classical Players perform Lachrymae op.48a.

Other performances of Britten's string works:

Janine Jansen performs the Violin Concerto

Natalia Gutman performs the Cello Sonata

The Amadeus Quartet perform the String Quartet no.2

Yuri Bashmet performs Lachrymae

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