2021-22 Up Close and Personal with the PSO @Jimmy’s Series
"String Quartet Tasting Menu"
Join us for the opening night of the PSO @ Jimmy’s Chamber Music Series!
The PSO players will kick off the six-concert series with a string quartet tasting menu designed to showcase the near endless variety of extraordinary musical flavors, colors and sounds of the string quartet repertoire. Dvorak, Schubert, Haydn, Ravel, Still and myriad other composers wrote some of their most profound works of art for the string quartet. Tonight, you’ll get a hearty sampling.
This evening’s program includes:
Dvorak: String quartet No.12 in F major, American – mvt 1 Allegro ma non troppo
Schubert: String quartet No.13 in A minor – mvt 1 Allegro ma non troppo & Andante
Florence Price: String quartet No.2 in A minor – mvt 2 Andante Cantabile & Juba
Dvorak: String quartet No.12 in F major, American – mvt 4 Finale: Vivace ma non troppo
Astor Piazzolla: Libertango
William Grant Still: Lyric Quartette (Musical Portraits of Three Friends)
Ravel: String quartet in F major –mvt 2 Assez vif