The Arditti Quartet At 40

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01Hear And Now20140906

The Arditti Quartet at 40

Ivan Hewett presents the first of two programmes in which the Arditti Quartet are heard playing some of the hundreds of works written especially for them over the past forty years. The music was recorded earlier this year during a remarkable three concert marathon at the Barbican's Milton Court which also featured works by composers such as Elliott Carter with whom the Arditti Quartet has been closely associated.

Jonathan Harvey

Quartet No.1

James Clarke

Quartet No.3 (World Première)

Elliott Carter

Quartet No.5

Harrison Birtwistle

Hoquetus Irvinius (World Premiere)

The Arditti Quartet.

02 LASTHear And Now20140913

The Arditti Quartet at 40

Ivan Hewett presents the second of two programmes in which the Arditti Quartet are heard playing some of the hundreds of works in their repertoire, all recorded during a three concert marathon at the Barbican Centre's Milton Court, and most written especially for them.

Iannis Xenakis

Tetras

Pascal Dusapin

Quartet No.5

Wolfgang Rihm

Fetzen I and II

Toshio Hosokawa

Silent Flowers

Arditti Quartet.