Composed in 1939, Bartók’s String Quartet No. 6 depicts a profound sorrow that gradually overwhelms a series of attempts to break free from its clutches. Typically, Bartók creates a unique compositional structure that serves his powerful artistic vision in a work that speaks for humanity in a deeply personal manner.
Work featured on November 20, 2022.
- Bartók Quartet No. 6 for Strings, BB 119 (1939)
This event streams live on November 16, 2022 at 6:30 PM ET and will remain on demand until December 7, 2022. This event will be available for purchase until December 6, 2022 at 11:59 PM ET.