Meta4, formed in 2001, is one of the internationally most successful Finnish string quartets.
1pm - 2pm
Wigmore Hall, 36 Wigmore Street, London W1U 2BP
Making its second Wigmore appearance this season, amongst other prizes the quartet has been awarded the Finland Prize by the Finnish Ministry of Culture in recognition of its international cultural influence, and last year made its debut at the Edinburgh International Festival. Gramophone described its recording of Bartók’s First Quartet as ‘lovingly indulged’.
- Fanny Mendelssohn (1805-1847); String Quartet in E flat
- Béla Bartók (1881-1945); String Quartet No. 1 BB5