Our privacy policy was last updated on Friday 31 January 2020View it hereDismiss
Sign in
Bachtrack logo
Home
What's on
Reviews
Articles
Video
Site
EventsReviewsArticlesVideo

Work: String quartet no. 1 "Metamorphoses nocturnes"

Find classical music concert, opera, ballet and dance listings
Fact file
ComposerLigeti, György (1923-2006)
Period20th century
Work typeChamber
Latest reviewsSee more...

Van Kuijk Quartet captures enigmatic Ligeti in Liverpool

Van Kuijk Quartet © Nikolaj Lund
The classical masterpieces of Haydn and Schubert miss the spot, but Ligeti and Poulenc enthral in the splendid setting of the Concert Room, St George’s Hall, Liverpool.
***11
Read more

Sunlight, sinews and mischief from the Aurora

Shai Wosner © Jamie Jung
The Aurora Orchestra's principals and pianist Shai Wosner present a programme of chamber works that balance light and dark hues.
***11
Read more

Fresh, exciting interpretations of modern music

Cristian Măcelaru © David Swanson
Helena Wood makes Lutoslawski's Partita sizzle while the Con Tempo Quartet give a fascinating account of Liget's Métamorphoses nocturnes
****1
Read more

Metamorphoses of a 20 year-old string quartet

To celebrate the 20th anniversary of its formation, Sydney’s Goldner String Quartet compiled quite an extraordinary programme.
****1
Read more

"The invisible world": String quartets from the Royal College of Music celebrate Lutosławski

Celebrating the centenary of Polish composer Witold Lutosławski’s birth, the Philharmonia Orchestra have embarked on Woven Words, a series also involving the Royal College of Music. The title, an English translation of Lutosławski’s Paroles tissées (1965), invites audiences to consider a multitude of questions concerning music and meaning.
****1
Read more