Shanghai Quartet performs in the Alexander Kasser Theater on Sunday, September
16 at 3pm with an afternoon of music that features works by
renowned composers Mozart, Ligeti and Dvorak.
Tickets for this performance are $15.
Shanghai Quartet has earned its reputation as one of the world’s most
outstanding string quartets by performing exceptional repertoire in the world’s
leading music halls. Currently in residence at MSU, this premiere ensemble was
formed in Shanghai nearly 25 years ago and is known for passionate musicality,
astounding technique and multicultural innovations. The program for this
performance includes Mozart’s Quartet in
F Major K.590, Quartet no. 1
“Metamorphoses Nocturnes” by Ligeti, and Dvorak’s Quartet in A Flat op.105.
The quartet will return to the Alexander Kasser Theater on April 6th
with an all Brahms program.
self-effacing beauty of the sound was memorable but what was rarer was the
alliance of gorgeous tone with an unwavering unanimity of expressive intent. It
resulted in a musical conversation of stunning authenticity and presence.” - The
more information about Peak Performances @ Montclair or the Shanghai Quartet,
please visit www.peakperfs.org.
Sunday, September 16th
Avenue Montclair, New Jersey,
For reservations: 973
Alfred R. Fredel 973.655.3004
August 12, 2007