Beethoven Rock Lounge with Signum Quartett


Classical and modern pieces with a rhythmic and rock-like feel are brought together in this programme, in which the Signum Quartet plays arrangements which are seldom heard in classical concerts.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791) Adagio and Fugue c minor K568
System of a Down BYOB
Igor Stravinsky (1882-1971) 3 Pieces for String Quartet (1914/1918)
  1. Danse
Led Zeppelin Heartbreaker
Matthijs van Dijk (*1983) (rage) rage against the
Cream Sunshine of your love
Erwin Schulhoff (1894-1942) Five pieces for string quartet
  5. Alla tarantella
Radiohead Paranoid Android
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) Große Fuge B-flat major op.133
   
  - (ca. 55 min)

This programme can also be preceded by a more conventional programme*, in which the line to the Große Fuge can be traced and which gives the second, less conventional part of the evening a more classical context.

* Sample programme:  
   
Wolfgang A. Mozart (1756-1791) String Quartet B-flat major KV 458 „The Hunt“
Selection of #beetweets Beethoven@mozart.de
  About the concept: signumquartet.com/en/quartweet/
Jörg Widmann (*1973) 3rd String Quartet „Jagdquartett“(2003)
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Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) String Quartet B-flat major op. 130 with Große Fuge