Elias String Quartet violist became cameraman for our visit to the Beethoven-Haus in Bonn. We were moved not only to see original artefacts, but also to meet with Professor Emil Platen, editor of the complete string quartets for the latest Henle edition, for whom Beethoven has been a life’s work.
This is the complete interview with Hugh Maguire, violinist and mentor to Elias String Quartet, filmed in Aldeburgh March 2011, during work with the quartet on Op.95 and Op.127
Here are our personal statements about our first experiences with Beethoven’s String Quartets
Come and join us on our journey! A film to introduce our project, filmed during rehearsals for Beethoven Op.59 No.3.