In 2010, the flourishing Elias Quartet was awarded the BBC prize for the best young string quartet. Since then the ensemble is in great demand. Among other engagements, they have played a concert series in London’s prestigious Wigmore Hall. Opening the Eilat Festival, the quartet will present works of English and Scottish string quartet repertoire from the Baroque to today.
Big Blue Hall
Prayers – Claire Meghnagi hosts Kobi Aflalo
An exciting and intriguing musical encounter between opera singer Claire Meghnagi and songwriter/singer Kobi Aflalo. A meeting of prayers and melodies of different traditions in new arrangements of different musical styles, with pianist/composer Guy Mintus and a string quartet conducted by Zvi Orlianski