Juilliard String Quartet plus Argus Quartet

Juilliard String Quartet plus Argus Quartet
March 10, 2019 paperlesslion

Hear the music of the world’s great ensembles when the Chamber Music Society of Detroit presents the Juilliard String Quartet this weekend. The ensemble performs Friday at Wayne State University’s Schaver Music Recital Hall and on Saturday at the Seligman Performing Arts Center in Beverly Hills. The programs also include a performance by the Argus Quartet, the Graduate Quartet in Residence at the Juilliard School. The programs begin with a pre-concert talk.

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The Program Friday, April 12

  • Haydn: String Quartet in F major, Op. 77, No. 2, i. Allegro moderato (Juilliard String Quartet)
  • Boccherini: Cello Quintet in D major, G. 341, III. Grave – Tempo di Fandango (Argus Quartet with Juilliard Quartet cellist Astrid Schween)
  • Tan Dun: Eight Colors for String Quartet (Argus Quartet)
  • Bartok: String Quartet No. 3 (Juilliard String Quartet)

The Program Saturday, April 13

  • Beethoven: String Quartet in D major, Op. 18, No. 3
  • Bartok: String Quartet No. 3
  • Dvorak: String Quartet in F major, Op. 96 (“American”)
  • Debussy: String Quartet in G minor (Argus Quartet)