STRING! featuring the Gildas Quartet

We’ve been on pause for so long. Now, it’s time to play.


The Gildas Quartet and MishMash Productions present STRING! a celebration of the String Quartet.

This relaxed performance for children aged 7 – 11 and their schools and families includes a diverse programme of repertoire, from Haydn to Jessie Montgomery, Joseph Boulogne Chevalier to Saint-Georges to Caroline Shaw and everything in between!

Guaranteed to open eyes and ears to the fabulous, joyful world of the String Quartet.

Music includes:

Smoke (Break Away) – Jessie Montgomery
Allegro con spirito (String Quartet Op. 76, No.1) – Franz Joseph Haydn
Rondeau (Quatuor No. 5) – Joseph Boulogne Chevalier de Saint-Georges
Allegro molto (String Quartet No. 8) – Dmitri Shostakovich
Waltz (3 Divertimenti) – Benjamin Britten
Finale (String Quartet No.12 ‘American’) – Antonin Dvorak
Excerpts from Entr’acte by Caroline Shaw


Nottingham Chamber Music Festival is proud to partner with the Squire Performing Arts Centre to bring two concerts to life: The Villiers Quartet performs music by Beethoven and Eleanor Alberga, and the all-ages Family Concert “STRING!” featuring the Gildas Quartet.

(Please be aware we are following current government guidance therefore social distancing will be in place accordingly. Tickets are limited to 6 per purchase, please only book in maximum of two households please check back regularly for updates) 

Show Details

Date & Time:   

Morning Performance – Sun 11 Jul at 11am
Afternoon Performance – Sat 11 Jul at 1.30pm

Run Time:

 Approx. 45 minutes (No interval)


Family bubble ticket (Up to 6 people): £6.00 

*Booking fees apply*

Gildas Quartet