The Hans Keller String Quartet in Residence

at the University of Oxford

University of Oxford

Part of the Hans Keller String Quartet Project

The Castalian String Quartet

RESIDENCY PUBLIC EVENTS 2022-23

Michaelmas 2022

Tuesday 25 October

1:15 pm

Denis Arnold Hall, Faculty of Music

admission free

CONCERT
Benjamin Britten – String Quartet No.1
Edmund Finnis – Aloysius

Wednesday 26 October

5 pm

Holywell Music Room

CONCERT 
A selection of Lieder arranged for voice and string quartet
Schubert – Death and the Maiden

with Benedict Nelson (baritone)

Hilary 2023

Thursday 16 February

7:30 pm

Holywell Music Room

CONCERT
Haydn – String Quartet Op.20 No.1
Saariaho – Terra Memoria
Britten – String Quartet No.2

This concert will be preceded by a pre-concert talk by Professor Jonathan Cross, starting at 6:45 pm

Wednesday 1 March

7:30 pm

New College Chapel

CONCERT
Haydn – String Quartet Op.20 No.4
Charlotte Bray – Ungrievable Lives
Bartók – String Quartet No.5

This concert will be preceded by a pre-concert talk by Charlotte Bray, starting at 6:45 pm

Thursday 2 March

2 pm

Holywell Music Room

admission free

SEMINAR – ‘Analysing Britten’
Including a performance and discussion of Hans Keller’s Functional Analysis of Britten ’s String Quartet No.2

Trinity 2023

Tuesday 25 April

7:30 pm

Jacqueline du Pré Music Building

CONCERT
Britten – String Quartet No.3
New student work: to be announced
Dvorák – String Quartet No.13, Op.106

This concert will be preceded by a pre-concert talk by Professor Martyn Harry, starting at 6:45 pm

Past Seasons

2021-22 season