Concert Artist Series: Venice String Quartet

Sunday, March 26, 2017
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM (ET)
ROB ROB Marshall Auditorium
Event Type
Concert / Recital
Contact
Merriam, Nancy
Department
Music
Link
https://ems-web.quaker.haverford.edu/MasterCalendar/EventDetails.aspx?EventDetailId=27587

On Sunday, March 26 at 3 PM, the Concert Artist Series at Haverford College presents the QUARTETTO DI VENEZIA (Venice String Quartet).  They celebrate their 32nd anniversary performing new American music by:

Laments and Fantasies                                                             
      …Kendall Kennison
Rain and Ash (String Quartet No. 2) (2008)      
      …Robert Maggio
...and stars will appear (2003)
Venus transported (2006)
fierce boys with stilettos (2014) 
                        
      …Roger Zahab
Women at the Cross (2012) for piano and string quartet
         Written in honor of the 30th anniversary of the Quartetto di Venezia 
      …Curt Cacioppo

This concert will be held in Roberts Hall, Marshall Auditorium.  Admission prices are $20 (Gen), $15 (Sr), $10 (Stu), $5 (7-17), Tri-college community (free).  For more information: 610-896-1011.

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“…emotional commitment and technical command that most living composers can only dream of…” LISTEN MAGAZINE
 
the esteemed Italian ensemble brings its vivid sonority and lyric elegance to new millennium works by Kendall Kennison, Robert Maggio, Roger Zahab and Curt Cacioppo

“…emotional commitment and technical command that most living composers can only dream of…” LISTEN MAGAZINE
 
“vibrant passion” CORRIERE DELLA SER
 
“great lyricism” NEUE ZEITSCHRIFT FUR MUSIK
 
“full of feeling” LA REPUBBLICA
 
“extreme elegance” HUFVUDSTADSBLADET (Finland)

 

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