The Jade String Quartet are thrilled to be back performing at their favourite chamber music venue. The Pah Homestead is the perfect space for them to present a concert of ‘Sonic Potpourri’.
Their exciting concert features the World Premiere performance of a specially commissioned work by New Zealand composer Peter Adams, plus music by Dowland, Stravinsky, Webern, and Fauré. Come and enjoy this rich diversity of styles from four different centuries, five different countries and four accomplished players!
The Jade String Quartet
- Miranda Adams and William Hanfling (violins)
- Robert Ashworth (viola)
- Edith Salzmann (cello)
- John Dowland – Suite of dances from Lachrimæ, 1604
- Igor Stravinsky – Three Pieces for String Quartet
- Peter Adams – String Quartet No.2 **WORLD PREMIERE**
- Anton Webern – 5 Movements for String Quartet, op.5
- Gabriel Fauré – String Quartet in E minor, Op 121