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New Music for Leo Hepner

Part of Classical Season 2017/18

Hear world premieres of new works commissioned in tribute to one of contemporary music’s most important supporters, Leo Hepner.

This concert features new music by Charlotte Bray, Milica Djordjevic and Tom Coult.


Arditti String Quartet
Paul Beckett viola
Timothy Ridout viola
Ralf Ehlers viola
Lucas Fels cello


Webern: 5 Movements for string quartet, Op.5
Milica Djordjevic: Pomen II for viola (World premiere)
George Benjamin: Viola, Viola
Wolfgang Rihm: Fetzen; Fetzen II for string quartet
Stravinsky: 3 Pieces for string quartet *
Charlotte Bray: Mid-Oceaned for viola & cello (World premiere)
Tom Coult: String Quartet No.1 (World premiere)
Brian Ferneyhough: Dum Transisset I - IV

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Purcell Room


£12 - £25
Booking fee: £3.50 (Members £0.00)
£12, £18, £25


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Please note changes to programme previously advertised

Cellist Gary Hofffman is unable to perform.

JS Bach: Prelude, Sarabande & Gigue from Suite No.3 in C for solo cello, BWV.1009 is replaced by Stravinsky: 3 Pieces for string quartet *

Programme order has also changed.