Friday evenings at the mansion of a St Petersburg millionaire were flooded with beautiful miniatures for string quartet.
The Navarra String Quartet offers a selection of Friday pieces, Les vendredis, before unleashing the intense energy of Schubert's final string quartet.
Nikolay Artsybushev (1858-1937)
Serenade in A major from Les vendredis
Anatol Lyadov (1855-1914)
Mazurka in D major from Les vendredis
Felix Blumenfeld (1863-1931)
Sarabande in G minor from Les vendredis
Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
String Quartet in G major D887