BOCCHERINI String Quartet Op 2 No 6
VERDI String Quartet in E minor
PUCCINI Crisantemi
RESPIGHI String Quartet No 3 in D major

Cristiano Gualco violin
Paolo Andreoli violin
Simone Gramaglia viola
Giovanni Scaglione cello

The Cremona Quartet present a magnificent programme of music by Italian composers. This concert spans a remarkable musical history from Boccherini to Respighi, famous for his Pines of Rome. Puccini is said to have written Crisantemi in a single night, as a response to the death of a friend.