Sardinian Songbook

Composer
Date of composition
2018
Instrumentation
String quartet

Commissioned by the Ligeti Quartet, with the generous support of the Britten-Pears Foundation and the City Music Foundation.

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Events for this work

Sunday
5
December 2021

Quartet Varmints

Ligeti Quartet return to Kings Place with a showcase of new music by Anna Meredith and Christian Mason, two of the most influential and celebrated composers on the London scene.
Wednesday
11
July 2018

New Voices: Quartet Premieres

A performance including four world premieres, with works by Cheltenham Composer Academy Director Michael Zev Gordon, 2017 Academy alumni Sarah Rimkus and cellist Ayanna Witter-Johnson (commissioned by Cheltenham Music Festival), and one by 2017 RPS Composition Prize winner Bethan Morgan Williams (supported by the Susan Bradshaw Composers’ Fund). The programme is completed by a new work by young composer Christian Mason, commissioned by the Ligeti Quartet (supported by the Britten Pears Foundation and the City Music Foundation).

Supported by The Steel Charitable Trust

Tuesday
24
April 2018

Phantom Voices (Sheffield)

Amplified string quartet and electronic music explores the ways psychoacoustic effects can be exploited to make the whole seem greater than the sum of its parts.