Lunchtime Concert: Solem Quartet Performance: 1.00pm Tuesday, 16th April 2019 Venue: The Old Court, St Leonard's Road Genre: Lunchtime Concerts Winners of the 2014 Royal Overseas League Ensemble Competition, the Solem Quartet were brought together in 2011 by their studies at the University of Manchester, where they take their name from the University motto “arduus ad solem” meaning “striving towards the sun”. The Solem Quartet enjoy an increasingly busy concert schedule performing at venues across the UK including Wigmore Hall, Queen Elizabeth Hall, Holywell Music Room and the Edinburgh Festival. As well as performing the quartet gives coaching to young string quartets at the annual Aberystwyth MusicFest and has led specialist chamber music workshops in North Wales and Gloucestershire. Programme: Britten 3 Divertimenti Haydn op. 76 no. 5 Bartok Quartet no. 3 Duration: 1h Tickets: £6, £5 students/unemployed Our series of monthly one-hour lunchtime concerts are presented in association with The Old Court and Live Music Now.