Reiko Fujisawa with the Carducci String Quartet – Members Discount
Japan Society members and friends can receive a 30% discount on tickets by entering the promotional code ‘JSOC’ when booking online here.
Sunday 15 March 2020 – 7.45pm
London SE1 8XX
Pianist Reiko Fujisawa and the Carducci String Quartet join forces on piano quintets from Schumann and Shostakovich, each possessing their own exquisite power.
Reiko’s playing has been described by The Guardian as ‘beautifully poised’ and by The Times as ‘a total joy’. She has recently completed a successful series of concerts around the UK celebrating the life and work of Clara Schumann, including a performance at Southbank Centre.
The Carducci Quartet was described by The Strad as presenting ‘a masterclass in unanimity of musical purpose, in which severity could melt seamlessly into charm, and drama into geniality’.
In 2016 they were awarded a Royal Philharmonic Society Award for their project, Shostakovich15, an immense cycle of Shostakovich’s Quartets performed across the UK, North and South America.
This event is registered as part of the Japan-UK Season of Culture
For more information and to book tickets visit the Southbank Centre website.