Fanny & Félix

Music Chapel Festival

18:00 Flagey, Studio 1

Bach to Mendelssohn

Amia Janicki, violin
Emmanuel Coppey, violin
Elaine Ng, viola
Antonin Musset, cello
Fanny Mendelssohn: String quartet, in E-flat major
I. Adagio ma non troppo
II. Allegretto
III. Romanze
IV. Allegro molto vivace

Meruert Karmenova, violin
Karen Su, violin
Elaine Ng, viola
Daniel Hamin Go, cello
F. Mendelssohn: String quartet No. 6, in F minor, op. 80
I. Allegro vivace assai
II. Allegro assai
III. Adagio
IV. Finale: Allegro molto

Suffering, revolt, sadness, torment, melancholy. The tempestuous Quartet in F
composed shortly after the death of Fanny, his beloved sister, is an outpouring of intense emotions. The summit of his chamber music production, this sublime piece hints at the direction that the following works could have taken had Mendelssohn not taken his last breath his last breath a few months after its completion.


* – 18, + 65 years old

! The Covid Safe Ticket will be mandatory to attend this event.

We would like to thank:

Our structural sponsors – ING, Proximus and Ginion Group.

Our institutional partners – the « Loterie Nationale / Nationale Loterij » and the « Banque Nationale de Belgique / Nationale Bank van België ».

The Foundations – Baillet Latour Fund, Foundation Futur21, King Baudouin Foundation, Foundation Engie, Guttman collection -, the corporate partners, all the Maecenas and those who prefer to remain anonymous.

Thank you also to our public support – the « Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles », Belspo, the « Province du Brabant Wallon », the « Commune de Waterloo ».