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Painting by Helga Pollak, one of the children in Terezín © courtesy of the State Jewish Museum, Prague

Domažlický, Haas, Klein and Krása
Nash Ensemble: Theresienstadt-Terezín 1941-1945
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Date
Sat 09 Mar 2024, 5.30pm
Tickets
£10
Duration

This concert will be approximately 1 hour in duration, without an interval

Availability

Ticket bookings are subject to a £4.00 booking fee. This fee covers the whole booking and is not per ticket

Artists

  • Nash Ensemble
    • Benjamin Nabarroviolin
    • Jonathan Stoneviolin
    • Lawrence Powerviola
    • Adrian Brendelcello
    • Chris Brannickpercussion

Programme

  • Pavel Haas
    1899-1944
      • String Quartet No. 2 Op. 7 'From the Monkey Mountains' for string quartet and percussion

Overview

This concert brings together string chamber works by four of the most artistically active composers who spent time in Terezín. Klein, Krása and Domažlický all wrote their pieces at the camp, whilst Haas’s Janáček-inspired Second Quartet dates from the 1920s.

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