Halesworth Arts Festival + The Tessa Fuchs Chamber Series

BEHN STRING QUARTET

Sunday 25th March 2018 - 2:30 pm

Dvorak String Quartet No. 12 in F major, Op. 96 American
Jack Body Three Transcriptions for String Quartet
Shostakovich String Quartet No. 3 in F major, Op. 73

The Behn Quartet is formed of players from England, the Netherlands, New Zealand, and
Wales. Winners of the Charles Hennen First Prize at the Orlando International Chamber
Music Competition 2017, they currently hold the CAVATINA Chamber Music Fellowship at
the Royal Academy of Music. They take their name from Aphra Behn, the seventeenth-
century playwright, political activist, and philanthropist of the arts.