Shanghai Quartet

Monday, October 23, 2017

Ticket Information

Free concert

Time
7:30 PM
Presented By
Music Mondays
Event Type
Performances
Genre
Classical/Contemporary
Event Contact
Aaron Wunsch
Contact Email
Description

 Music Mondays’ 15th season continues with the Shanghai Quartet.  Few ensembles have the world wide reputation of the Shanghai Quartet, known for its “utterly sublime” performances (New York Times). They regularly perform in major halls across the world, drawing large crowds of devoted fans. Their performances of repertoire ranging from the complete Beethoven quartets to contemporary Chinese works are marked by “an unwavering unanimity of expressive intent” (Washington Post).


Ensemble Name
Shanghai Quartet
Musicians
 Weigang Li and Yi-Wen Jiang, violin Honggang Li, viola Nichoas Tzavaras, cello
Composers
Frank Bridge, Zhou Long, Dvořák
Program

Frank Bridge -  String Quartet No. 1 in E Minor

Zhou Long – Song of the Ch’in

Dvořák – String Quartet in E-flat Major, op. 51


Venue
Advent Lutheran Church
Location
2504 Broadway at 93rd Street #1, #2, #3 train to 96th Street
New York, NY
Phone
212-665-2504