The final concert of the 1st year of the Qu@rtet+ festival took place on 19. November 2021 in Marinů Hall, Prague. The concert featured string quartets by Josef Mysliveček and Leoš Janáček. Together with pianist Ivo Kahánek, the Doležal Quartet performed Piano Quintet No. 2 by Antonín Dvořák.
J. Mysliveček: String Quartet in F major | L. Janáček: String Quartet Nr. 1 “Kreutzer sonata” | A. Dvořák: Piano Quintet Nr. 2, Op. 81
Doležal Quartet + Ivo Kahánek – piano
The 3rd concert of the 1st year of the Qu@rtet+ festival took place on 30. September 2021 in Libeň Castle, Prague. Two of the late string quartets by Antonín Dvořák were performed by the Doležal Quartet.
A. Dvořák: String Quartet Nr. 14 in A flat major, Op. 105 | A. Dvořák: String Quartet Nr. 12 in F major, Op. 96 “American”
2nd concert of the 1st year of the Qu@rtet+ festival, Doležal Quartet + Jean-Guihen Queyras – cello (teaser video)
J. Mysliveček: String Quartet in A major, Op. 3 | F. Schubert: String Quintet in C major, D 956, Op. posth. 163
Doležal Quartet + Jean-Guihen Queyras – cello
Watch the opening concert of the 1st year of the Qu@rtet+ festival (broadcasted online due to the pandemic situation) at the following link:
J. Mysliveček: String Quartet in G major, Op. posth. | W. A. Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 12 in A major, K 414 | M. Ravel: String Quartet in F major
Doležal Quartet + Jan Bartoš – piano
About Qu@rtet+ festival
On the occasion of the upcoming 50th anniversary of the ensemble, Doležal Quartet launches its new festival Qu@rtet+ focused on chamber music.
The first year of the festival includes four concerts that are to be held at various locations in Prague. The intention of the Festival is to bring music to places where it is not so often performed.
Guests of the Doležal Quartet are pianists Ivo Kahánek, Jan Bartoš and cellist Jean-Guihen Queyras. Besides the world repertoire, Josef Mysliveček’s quartets are to be performed, which were recorded in 2020 for the label Supraphon as a premiere recording.