Newcastle International Chamber Music Series

Maxwell Quartet

Sage Two

Change of artists and programme

The Vision Quartet are unfortunately indisposed due to an injury. We are delighted to welcome the Maxwell Quartet in their place, with a change of programme that will still include Schubert’s ‘Death and the Maiden’ Quartet.


Haydn String Quartet in B flat, Op 71 no 1
Joey Roukens Visions At Sea (2011)
Folk music pieces
Schubert String Quartet in D minor, D 810 – ‘Death and the Maiden’

This young Berlin-based ensemble is making a name for itself for the quality and intensity if its playing, its wide-ranging repertoire, and for performing from memory and standing up. Ligeti’s first quartet, in one movement, was inspired by his fellow-Hungarian, Bartók. They end with one of the most popular works in the repertoire.

Part of Newcastle Chamber Music Society 2018/19

A warm welcome to the 2018/19 Season – six concerts which feature some of the greatest works of the classical and romantic chamber music repertoire alongside iconic pieces from the 20th century, including both of the astonishing quartets by Janáček. The season opens with leading...

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Part of Classical Season 2018/19

This season we are celebrating Royal Northern Sinfonia’s 60th birthday! Here’s what we have in store at Sage Gateshead and beyond. Classical Subscriptions On Sale 17 May 2018 Single Tickets On Sale 9 June 2018

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