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Alexander String Quartet
with Paul Yarbrough, viola

Sunday, November 21, 2021 at 4pm

      $45 (adults)
      $15 (students 25 and under)

This concert is generously sponsored by Dr. Michael McGarvey.


The Alexander String Quartet has performed in the major music capitals of five continents, securing its standing among the world’s premier ensembles. Widely admired for its interpretations of Beethoven, Mozart, and Shostakovich, the quartet’s recordings have won international critical acclaim.

Having celebrated its 35th Anniversary in 2016, the Alexader String Quartet has performed in the major music capitals of five continents, securing its standing among the world’s premiere ensembles. The Alexander String Quartet is a major artistic pres­ence in its home base of San Francisco.

Formed in New York City in 1981, the Alexander String Quartet’s annual calendar of concerts includes engagements at major halls throughout North America and Europe.

Artist Website: https://asq4.com/home.htm


 Program 

String Quintet No. 1 in B-flat major, K. 174 (1773)
  Allegro Moderator
  Adagio
  Menuetto ma Allegro
  Allegro
  
W.A. Mozart
(1756-1791)
   
Strum (2012) Jessie Montgomery
(1981- )
                                                                              Intermission  
String Quintet in G major, Op. 111
  Allegro non troppo, ma con brio
  Adagio
  Un poco allegretto
  Vivace, ma non troppo presto
Johannes Brahms
(1833-1897)




   

 Program is subject to change

 


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