Concert date: 19th February 2014
I went, with John Williamson, to RNCM for a special evening and came across this quartet; you may recognise one of its members because she came to Rhyl for a summer concert with a trio. I heard her again recently at the Gold Medal event and am now delighted to have invited her String Quartet to visit us.
know Janacek’s Intimate Letters Quartet but I doubt if another
Czech composer, Pavel Fischer, will mean much to most of us. Fischer,
born 1965, founded the Skampa String Quartet and has written music
based around Moravian folk themes in addition to his composing and
teaching work. Fischer has taught at RNCM and I suspect our Quartet
mem-bers tonight will have worked on the Quartet with the composer