Dag Wirén-4th Quartet

Posted on November 30th, 2011 by


 

Dag Wírén                            4th Quartet Op 28

Calmo Intermezzos I & II Lento Allegro Molto

 

 

Kreutzer Quartet (Peter Sheppard Skaerved, Morgan Goff, Mihailo Trandafilovski, Neil Heyde)

Recording courtesy of Colin Still

This astonishing work, composed in 1952-3, has absolutely won us over in concerts in the UK and Sweden in the past couple of weeks. After the concert, Nicola LeFanu, one of our great composers, wrote to me ‘- the Dag Wiren is a superb quartet, what a discovery.’

 

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