Based around the Benyounes String Quartet, the Quercus Ensemble brings together some of NI/Ireland’s finest musicians for this programme of French and Irish music. The programme includes Cros by local composer Patrick Brennan, commissioned by Quercus and written in response to Debussy’s Danses Sacrée et Profane and Brian Friel’sDancing at Lughnasa.
The Benyounes Quartet is joined by:
Eimear McGeown – flute
Laura Sheerin – soprano
Jean Kelly – harp
Nadene Fiorentini – piano
Jessie Grimes – clarinet
Programme included music by Debussy, Fauré, Ravel, Chausson and Brennan