Australian String Quartet carries chamber music into the here and now
with a journey of discovery.
Sourced in collaboration with Open House Melbourne and befitting the
intimacy and immediacy of the form—ASQ reimagines the concert experience to
celebrate a vanguard of composers whose responses to broader social and
political concerns saw them transforming into agents of musical change.
Melding performance and discussion, ASQ explores the formative influence
of Scarlatti, Beethoven and Bartok, performing movements that demonstrate
positive disruption, alongside Philip Glass’ String Quartet no 3 Mishima in