Portpatrick to host quartet

The Aurea Quartet
The Aurea Quartet

One of Scotland’s most exciting young string quartets will play a one-off concert at Portpatrick’s Fernhill Hotel next Wednesday (5 August).

Based in Glasgow, the Aurea String Quartet comprises four multi award-winning graduates from the Royal Conservatoire of Scoltand who gave their debut at the Wigmore Hall in 2012. The four are Gongbo Jiang , Wen Wang, Christine Anderson andAbby Hayward.

Since their debut,they have played at venues across the UK and will head to Portpatrick for an afternoon of stunning classical compositions, including Haydn’s Op 55 No 2 and Mendelsshohn’s Op 44 No 1.

The event takes place at 2pm. Tickets and further information are available from www.absoluteclassics.co.uk