Mendelssohn’s Octet for Strings

Sunday 27 August @ 1.00PM Tickets £12.00

Solem String Quartet & Ruisi String Quartet

The Solem Quartet is in residence at the University of Liverpool and the Aberystwyth Musicfest and here they join forces with another outstanding young string quartet, the Ruisi, for a performance of Mendelssohn’s great Octet for strings, a masterpiece written when the composer, astonishingly, was only sixteen years old.

Shostakovich Prelude and Scherzo op 11
Mendelssohn Octet in E flat op 20