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Brodsky Quartet

The quartet will perform and on the 6th of February 2020 and on the 16th of January 2020 and will play Tavener's Prayer of the Heart, Owain Park's >Phoenix Rising, Henning Kraggerud's Preghiera (Prayer) and Sarah Rimkus' My heart is like a singing bird with Gesualdo Six on the 20th of December 2019.

They performed Haydn's The Seven Last Words of our Saviour on the Cross Op. 51 and James MacMillan's For Sonny and Memento with Gina McCormack and Ian Belton playing the violins in St. John's Smith Square on the 15th of April 2019.

In 2019 replaced Gina McCormack replaced Daniel Rowland as first violinist.

The Brodsky Quartet:

  • > performed George Crumb's Black Angels, Dave Brubeck's Regret, Schulhoff's String Quartet No. 1, Karen Tanaka's At the grave of Beethoven and String Quartet No. 8 by Shostakovich on the 18th of November 2018 at Kings Place,
  • > played Wolf's Italian Serenade, Tchaikovsky's Souvenir de Florence, Paganini's 6th Caprice in an arrangment of Paul Cassidy and Verdi's String Quartet on the 7th of June 2018,
  • > performed at Mansion House on the 14th of February 2018.

St John's Smith Square, 10-Feb-2018 / 19:30

The quartet played in Sam Wanamaker Playhouse on the 21st and performed Joaquín Turina's La Oración del torero on the 14th of January 2018.

Kings Place, 23-Sep-2017 / 19:30

Recital with cellist Antonio Meneses

Kings Place, 13-Oct-2016 / 19:30

Recital with countertenor David Hansen

Kings Place, 9-Sep-2016 / 19:00

Kings Place, 4-Feb-2016 / 19:30

Recital with bass-baritone Sir Willard White

Kings Place, 11-Dec-2014 / 19:30

Recital with violaist Robert Smissen and cellist Richard May

Kings Place, 30-Nov-2014 / 18:30

Kings Place, 14-Sep-2014 / 18:30

Kings Place, 19-Mar-2014 / 19:30

Recital with clarinettist Michael Collins

Kings Place, 15-Jan-2014 / 19:30pm

Kings Place, 9-Nov-2013 / 19:30

Kings Place 8-Nov-2013 / 19:30

In 2007 Daniel Rowland replaced Andrew Haveron who had joined the quartet in 1999 in place of Michael Thomas. Paul Cassidy replaced Alexander Robertson in 1982.

The quartet was formed as the Cleveland Quartet in 1972 consisting of brother and sister Michael and Jacqueline Thomas with friends Ian Belton and Alexander Robertson.

Kings Place, 7-Nov-2013 / 19:30

Recital with mezzo-Soprano Loré Lixenberg

  • Björk: Cover Me
  • Schubert:
    • Du bist die Ruh
    • Death and the Maiden (song)
    • String Quartet No.13 in A minor (Rosamunde)
  • Costello: Speak Darkly, My Angel
  • Purcell: Dido's Lament
  • Nigel Osbourne and others: Trees, Walls, Cities

Wigmore Hall, 11-Mar-2012 / 19:30

Wigmore Hall Debut

  • Wolf: Italian Serenade in G major for String Quartet
  • Puccini: Crisantemi
  • Respighi: Quartetto dorico
  • Schubert: String Quartet D703 (Quartettsatz)
  • Ravel: II. Blues from Violin Sonata in G major