The concert is in memory of Jim Platt.
This energetic ensemble is on a meteoric rise. Based in Boston, Massachusetts, the young prize-winning group is currently in residence at the New England Conservatory’s Professional String Quartet Program. They are as exciting to watch as they are to hear.
F.J. Haydn (1732-1809): String Quartet in C major, Op. 33, No. 3 (“The Bird”)
1. Allegro moderato
4. Finale: Presto
L.V. Beethoven (1770-1827): String Quartet in F major, Op. 59, No. 1 (“Razumovsky”)
2. Allegretto vivace e sempre scherzando
3. Adagio molto e mesto—attacca
4. “Thème Russe”. Allegro
Franz Schubert (1797-1828): String Quartet No. 15 in G major, D: 887
1. Allegro molto moderato
2. Andante un poco moto
3. Scherzo. Allegro vivace—Trio. Allegretto
4. Allegro assai
The Balourdet Quartet appears by arrangement with Concert Artists Guild, 135 E. 57th Street, 14th Floor, New York, NY 10022. 212-313-5300.
*Artists, programs, dates and venues are subject to change.