BEETHOVEN AROUND THE WORLD

With an endless modernity, the 16 quartets by Beethoven totally escape

 from the austere and elite’s image of classical music.

For the eye, it is a treasure map; for the ears, an odyssey.
For the mind, it is both a powerful stimulus and a call for fraternity.

 

2019 - 2020 : Quatuor Ébène will celebrate Beethoven’s 250th Birthday by performing all his

string quartets around the world. 
All along this odyssey, the Quatuor Ébène will record a 7CD box for Erato Warner.
Their adventure will be followed in a documentary film, showing their encounters with all kind

of audiences during this journey.

 

 

BEETHOVEN AROUND THE WORLD

With an endless modernity, the 16 quartets by Beethoven totally escape from the austere and elite’s image of classical music. For the eye, it is a treasure map; for the ears, an odyssey. For the mind, it is both a powerful stimulus and a call for fraternity. ​

 

2019 - 2020: Quatuor Ébène will celebrate Beethoven’s 250th Birthday by performing all

his string quartets around the world.

All along this odyssey, the Quatuor Ébène will record a 7 CD box for Erato Warner.

Their adventure will be followed in a documentary film, showing their encounters with all kind

of audiences during this journey.

Highly receptive to Beethoven’s message, they begin a trip both musical and humanist under the theme of the environmental responsibility.

2020 will also be the 20th anniversary of Quatuor Ébène.

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October 21, 2017

Chers amis, au début du mois d’Octobre nous sommes partis au Japon à 3 + 1, et nous en revenons à 4 avec l’immense plaisir de vous annoncer l’arrivée de Marie Chilemme au sein du Quatuor Ebène !!! Magnifique musicienne et camarade, Marie nous apporte une énergie, une j...

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The Quartet:  a battlefield between what is private and what is shared,

but also a field where modernity's noblest challenge can be faced.
 

 (G.Di Salvatore, Filmexplorer