Season Recital 2

Zemlinsky String Quartet

Zemlinsky String Quartet
František Soucek Violin | Petr Strížek Violin | Petr Holman Viola | Vladimir Fortin Violoncello

Sunday, October 27, 2019
7:30 PM

Muttart Hall | MacEwan Conservatory of Music
10050 MacDonald Drive NW   Edmonton, AB
Parking info: Alberta College lot  |  Chateau Lacombe

$35 Adult | $25 Senior [65+]  |  $10 Student | Ticket / Subscription Information

The Zemlinsky Quartet is a much lauded example of the revered Czech string quartet tradition. Grand Prize winner at the Bordeaux International String Quartet Competition (2010), the Zemlinsky Quartet performs in the world’s most important venues. Recent appearances include London’s Wigmore Hall, Cité de la Musique in Paris, the Library of Congress, and the Prague Spring Festival. Their vast repertoire includes over 200 works; from Mozart, Beethoven, Brahms and Dvořák to works by contemporary composers. We are thrilled to welcome them back to Edmonton!

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Program

Alexander Zemlinsky (1871 – 1942)
String Quartet No. 1 in A major, Op. 4

Leoš Janáček (1854 –1928)
String Quartet From Youth
(arranged for string quartet by Kryštof Mařatka, 2015)

Vítězslav Novák (1870 –1949)
Piano Quintet in A minor, Op. 12
– with Adam Boeker, piano

This concert is sponsored by the Czech Slovak Society of Arts and Sciences of Alberta and the Wirth Institute, University of Alberta.

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