About Takacs Quartet
Now in its 44th season, the Takács Quartet is renowned for bringing a sense of vitality and excitement to their performances with uncompromising attention to detail. Their dozens of recordings have garnered three Gramophone Awards, a Grammy Award, three Japanese Record Academy Awards, Disc of the Year at the inaugural BBC Music Magazine Awards, and Ensemble Album of the Year at the Classical Brits.
“This is chamber-music playing of overwhelming intensity … simply the best I have ever heard in concert” — The Guardian
Haydn, String Quartet in C Major, H.III:39 “The Bird”
Bartók, String Quartet No. 3, BB 93
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Beethoven, String Quartet No. 9 in C Major, Op. 59, No. 3, “Razumovsky”