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Danish String Quartet, presented by Friends of Chamber Music
The Danish String Quartet, Musical America’s 2020 Ensemble of the Year, will perform at the Newman Center on Tuesday, Feb 4, 7:30 PM. The evening will celebrate Beethoven’s 250th anniversary with a program of Beethoven string quartets.
Returning to Friends of Chamber Music after their well-received 2017 debut, the Danish String Quartet, Musical America’s 2020 Ensemble of the Year, will perform on Tuesday, February 3, 7:30 PM, Gates Hall, Newman Center for the Performing Arts. The evening will celebrate Beethoven’s 250th anniversary with a program of Beethoven string quartets.
“It’s no easy matter for a string quartet to acquire that rock-star vibe, especially for an ensemble that still keeps one foot firmly planted in the traditional chamber repertoire.” – San Francisco Chronicle
Ludwig van Beethoven: Quartet No. 2 in G major, Op. 18, no. 2
Ludwig van Beethoven: Quartet No. 4 in C minor Op. 18, no. 4
Ludwig van Beethoven: Quartet No. 8 in E minor, Op. 59, no. 2, Razumovsky
Note: A second performance on February 5 will also feature Beethoven string quartets (a different program from the February 4 concert).
Tickets $40 each; $10 for ages 30 and under. Presented by Friends of Chamber Music. www.friendsofchambermusic.com.