29
August 2015
Saturday · 11:00 am

Emerson String Quartet

Chamber concert

Emerson String Quartet

JOSEPH HAYDN (1732–1809)

String Quartet in G, op. 76/1

Allegro con spirito

Adagio sostenuto

Menuetto (Presto)

Finale (Allegro ma non troppo)

 

LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN (1770–1827)

String Quartet in F, op. 135

Allegretto

Vivace

Lento assai e cantante tranquillo

Der schwer gefaßte Entschluß:

   Grave, ma non troppo tratto (Muß es sein?) – Allegro (Es muß sein!)

 

– Intermission –

 

FRANZ SCHUBERT (1797–1828)

String Quartet in G, D 887

Allegro molto moderato 

Andante un poco mosso

Scherzo (Allegro vivace) and Trio (Allegretto)

Allegro assai

 

Encore:

JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH (1685–1750)

Choral »Vor deinen Thron tret ich hiermit«

Artists


Emerson String Quartet

   Eugene Drucker (violin)
   Philip Setzer (violin)
   Lawrence Dutton (viola)
   Paul Watkins (violoncello)

»You will mingle on the terrace, overlooking fields with your fellow concert-goers. Your mood is mellow as two horn players summon you to your seats. And then the world-class music begins.«

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