Last chord: Artemis quartet mourn late violist

September 9, 2015 by norman lebrecht

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The German quartet have released a session video of their forthcoming Brahms recording in memory of their viola player  Friedemann Weigle, who died in July of a depressive condition.

The video is acutely sombre, utterly beautiful. The recording is released next week on Erato.

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The Artemis have raised a substantial amount of money to support research into depressive illness.



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