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Signum Quartet

©Irene Zandel

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String Quartets

Florian Donderer, Annette Walther [violins]
Xandi van Dijk [viola]
Thomas Schmitz [cello]

Thanks to its rousing and lively interpretations and individual programme concepts, the Signum Quartet has made its mark on the international quartet scene and has become one of the most distinguished ensembles of its generation.

Awards include German Music Competition, Premio Paolo Borciani, London International String Quartet Competition. The quartet has performed at the Hamburg Laeiszhalle, the Pierre Boulez Saal and Berlin Philharmonie, the Gewandhaus Leipzig, the Luxemburg Philharmonie, the Concertgebouw Amsterdam, the Konzerthaus Vienna, the Wigmore Hall London, the Boston Harvard Musical Association as well as at the Schleswig-Holstein, Rheingau and Schwetzingen Music Festivals and at the BBC Proms.

Their recording No.’ (Bartók, Berg and Schnittke) was awarded the International Classical Music Awards 2014 ‘Best Chamber Music Recording’ and recently Aus der Ferne with works by Franz Schubert was awarded the Diapason d‘Or in 2018.

 

The event listing below includes all the concerts the artists were scheduled to appear in, including cancelled and virtual events. Note that virtual events are not numbered.

Sunday 28 June 2020

Evening Concert - Sendesaal, Bremen, Germany

Date 28 June 2020
Time 7:00 pm
Location Online / Sendesaal, Bremen
Monday 29 June 2020

18. Morning Talk

Date 29 June 2020
Time 10:00 am
Location Brick Oven
Admission €6

24. Crespo Series

Date 29 June 2020
Time 4:00 pm
Location St. Brendan’s Church
Admission €22/€18/€13/€9
Thursday 2 July 2020

57. Main Evening Concert

Date 2 July 2020
Time 8:00 pm
Location St. Brendan’s Church
Admission €40/€34/€25/€11

52. Masterclass

Date 2 July 2020
Time 11:30 am
Location The Maritime Hotel
Admission Free
Friday 3 July 2020

69. Late Great Show

Date 3 July 2020
Time 10:30 pm
Location Bantry House
Admission €15

62. Masterclass

Date 3 July 2020
Time 11:30 am
Location The Maritime Hotel
Admission Free
Saturday 4 July 2020

76. Main Evening Concert

Date 4 July 2020
Time 8:00 pm
Location Bantry House
Admission €47/€37/€27/€13

72. Masterclass

Date 4 July 2020
Time 11:30 am
Location The Maritime Hotel
Admission Free

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