Jerusalem String Quartet The Shostakovich Cycle, Part III

Monday, October 14, 2013

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Date
05/02/14

Time
8 pm

Location
500 Texas
Houston, Texas

Time
7:30 PM
Presented By
Da Camera of Houston
Event Type
Performances
Genre
Classical/Contemporary
Event Contact
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Description

Shostakovich’s fifteen string quartets span his career, forming a powerful and moving musical autobiography. The world-renowned Jerusalem String Quartet returns after its spellbinding Houston debut in October, 2012. Shostakovich’s middle quartets, composed during the 1960’s, showcase a composer at the height of his creative powers.


Ensemble Name
Jerusalem String Quartet
Composers
Dmitri Shostakovich
Program

String Quartet No. 7 in F-sharp Minor, Op. 108

String Quartet No. 8 in C Minor, Op. 110

String Quartet No. 9 in E-flat Major, Op. 117


Venue
The Menil Collection
Location
1515 Sul Ross
Houston, TX
Phone
713-524-5050