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Joseph Haydn (1732-1809) - String Quartet nr 32 in C, op 33:3
Judith Weir (b 1954) - String quartet
Dmitrij Shostakovitch (1906-1975) - String quartet nr 7 in f sharp minor, op 108
Philip Glass (b 1937) - String quartet nr 4

Scherzo < Haydn's String Quartet nr 32 in C


Photo: Peter Lloyd

MalvaKvartetten The Quartet was formed in 2008 at the Academy of Music and Drama at Gothenburg University. 2010 they were admitted to exchange studies at the Hochschule für Musik "Hans Eisler" in Berlin as the first ensemble at bachelor level. In 2013 the Malva Quartet was a finalist in the Chamber Music Association's Young & Promising competition. The members are Linnea Hällqvist and Knapp Brita Pettersson: violin, Maria Jonsson: viola and Maja Molander: cello.

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As part of our festivals in 2014 and 2015 the Malva quartet presented a childrens program Glad i magen, arg i tårna!, approximately Happy stomach - angry toes, and in February 2015 they played string quartets of Purcell, Barber and Petteris Vasks in Katarina parish hall.