Navarra String Quartet I

Dunbar Parish Church

Fri 17 Sept 3pm

Duration: approx. 1 hour 15 minutes

String Quartet in G major K387

String Quartet No 3

String Quartet in G major Op 18 No 2



Half-price tickets for people in full time education. Student ID will be required on admittance

Navarra String Quarter I

Credit: Navarra String Quartet

The Navarra Quartet open with the first of Mozart’s ‘Haydn’ quartets – a wonderfully warm, witty tribute to the older master. The most ‘classical’ of Beethoven’s early quartets, also full of wit and charm, ends the concert.

Bartók’s 3rd is a true classic of 20th century music – cathartic, challenging to players and listeners, and elementally focused on the timeless constants of his country’s folk heritage and Bachian counterpoint.

Everything about their performance exuded not only quality, but the excitement of making music together again.

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Dunbar Parish Church

Dunbar Parish Church, Gillespie Graham's grand red sandstone gothic church of 1821 stands proudly looking out to sea.

Damaged by fire in 1987, its spacious interior was restored with a colourful mix of ancient and modern features including an elaborate early 17th Century monument to the Earl of Dunbar and some fine 1990 stained glass by Shona McInnes and Douglas Hogg.

Dunbar Parish Church

Address

Dunbar Parish Church
EH42 1LB

Getting there by bus

Services to Dunbar via Edinburgh, Haddington and North Berwick and Berwick upon Tweed. All stop at Dunbar High Street. Walk to the end of the High Street and take the left fork. Church on your right.

Getting there by train

Dunbar Station is on the east coast mainline and has frequent trains running through the station.
Timetables can be found at scotrail.co.uk.
Exit the station, at the top of the road turn right. Turn right again and you will see the church ahead of you.

Getting there by car

Follow the A1 until you reach the Spott roundabout. Take the exit for Dunbar. Follow the road to T-Junction. Take the left at this junction and the church is on your left. 30 miles from Edinburgh.

Accessibility

Parking:

There is free car parking around the town.

There are 3 designated but unreserved spaces within church grounds for Blue Badge holders. Please email admin@lammermuirfestival.co.uk to book one of these spaces, subject to availability, first come first served.

Terrain:

Tarmac

Induction Loop:
Yes

Toilets:
Ladies and gents on ground (one adapted toilet) and first floors.

Wheelchair Access:

Sloped tarmac path to church. Level access into venue.

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