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The Marmen Quartet
Kilkenny City, Co. Kilkenny
20 October 2023
Touring as part of the National String Quartet Foundation's Autumn series acclaimed Marmen Quartet play works by Haydn, Schubert, Garth Knox and Janáček.

The Marmen Quartet

Johannes Marmen violin

Laia Braun violin

Bryony Gibson-Cornish viola

Sinead O’Halloran cello

Joseph Haydn - String Quartet Op. 33 No. 6 in D Major

Franz Schubert - Quartetsatz In C minor D703

Garth Knox - ‘Secret Letters’ - New commission

Leoš Janáček - String Quartet No. 2 ‘Intimate Letters’

Music in Kilkenny present this superb ensemmble in Kilkenny Castle's magnificent Parade Tower.The Marmen Quartet's performances of Haydn’s quartets are becoming legendary and they start with his D major Quartet Op. 33 No. 6. At the heart of the concert lies the first performances of a new quartet by acclaimed Dublin-born composer Garth Knox and they conclude with Janàček’s famously vivid and impassioned story of spiritual love.

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20 October 2023


Start 18:00End 20:00



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The Parade Tower Wing, The Parade, Kilkenny, Ireland
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Few buildings in Ireland can boast a longer history of continuous occupation than Kilkenny Castle. Founded soon after the Norman conquest of Ireland, the castle has been rebuilt, extended and adapted to suit changing circumstances and uses over a period of 800 years.

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