Beethoven String Quartets at the Cyder House

Following the popularity of our recent classical music concerts in 2016 and 2017, we are delighted to announce another evening of music here at Owlpen.  This time it's an evening of string quartets by Beethoven, plus a surprise, performed by the Richter Ensemble.  

The event will take place on October 31st at 7.30pm, bar opens at 7pm.  

Venue: The Cyder House, Owlpen Manor GL11 5BZ

Tickets: £15 via Eventbrite here or through the estate office: and 01453860261



Ludwig van Beethoven                                    String Quartet in E flat major, op. 74 “Harp”                                   

(1770-1827)                                                      [Vienna, 1809]

  1. Poco Adagio – Allegro
  2. Adagio ma non troppo
  3. Presto – Piu presto quasi prestissimo –
  4. Allegretto con varazioni
  6. Interval

Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber                  Mensa Sonora a 4, Pars III in a minor, C 71                                   

(1644-1704)                                                      [Salzburg, 1680]

  1. Gagliarda  – Allegro
  2. Sarabanda
  3. Aria
  4. Ciacona
  5. Sonatina (Adagio – Presto)

Ludwig van Beethoven                                    String Quartet in F major, op. 135                                   

(1770-1827)                                                      [Vienna, 1826]

  1. Allegretto
  2. Vivace
  3. Lento assai, cantante e tranquillo
  4. Der schwer getasste Entschuss: Grave, ma non troppo tratto (“Muss es sein?”) _ Allegro (“Es muss sein!”) - Grave, ma non troppo tratto _ Allegro