|24 Mar 2017||The End Recordings/BMG|
The String Quartets is an album of classic Jethro Tull repertoire, arranged by John O'Hara for the Carducci string quartet with the flute, guitar and vocals of songwriter and producer Ian Anderson.
Recorded in the crypt of Worcester Cathedral and in St Kenelm's Church, Sapperton, Gloucestershire.
About The Carducci Quartet:
Winners of international competitions, including the Concert Artists Guild International Competition 2007 and Finland’s Kuhmo International Chamber Music Competition, this Anglo-Irish quartet has appeared at prestigious venues across the globe including the Wigmore Hall, London; National Concert Hall, Dublin; Tivoli Concert Hall, Copenhagen; Carnegie Hall, New York and Library of Congress and John F Kennedy Center, Washington DC. Festival appearances include Cheltenham Music Festival, Festival Messiaen au pays Meije, West Cork Chamber Music festival, Kuhmo Festival and the Wratislavia Cantans Festival in Poland. The Carducci Quartet are highly celebrated for their interpretation of contemporary repertoire, and are regularly invited to perform new works.