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Hoch Chamber Series: The Emerson String Quartet

November 2

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Sommer Center

The Emerson String Quartet has maintained its stature as one of the world’s premier chamber music ensembles for more than four decades. The quartet has made more than 30 acclaimed recordings, and has been honored with nine Grammys® (including two for Best Classical Album), three Gramophone Awards, the Avery Fisher Prize, and Musical America’s “Ensemble of the Year”. The Emerson frequently collaborates with some of today’s most esteemed composers to premiere new works, keeping the string quartet art form alive and relevant. They have partnered in performance with stellar soloists including Reneé Fleming, Evgeny Kissin, Emanuel Ax and Yefim Bronfman, to name a few.


Eugene Drucker     violin
Philip Setzer        violin
Lawrence Dutton    viola
Paul Watkins        cello
                            

Beethoven: String Quartet No. 11 in f minor Opus 95
Fanny Mendelssohn: String Quartet in E-flat Major
Dvorak: String Quartet No. 10 in E-flat Major Opus 51

Tickets available at the Concordia Conservatory website.

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