Arianna String Quartet: Octet!

  • Mar 4 , 2016
  • $27 General Public; Students $10; Seniors $25
  • UMSL Student and Employee discounts available for this performance. Please visit the Touhill Ticket Office with UMSL ID after the single ticket on sale date for more information and to purchase discounted tickets. 

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Beethoven: Quartet in E-flat Major, Op.74 “Harp” (Arianna Quartet)

Shostakovich: Quartet No.9 in E-flat major, Op.117 (St. Petersburg Quartet)

Mendelssohn: Octet in E-flat Major, Op.20

The Arianna Quartet welcomes the internationally acclaimed St. Petersburg String Quartet to St. Louis for a special evening of great music among friends.  The Arianna Quartet kicks off the concert with a performance of Beethoven’s robust Quartet in E-flat Major, Op.74, the “Harp”, with the St. Petersburg Quartet following in a performance of Shostakovich Quartet No.9, a deeply personal and reflective work of immense scope.  To cap the evening, the Arianna and St. Petersburg Quartets take the stage together for a performance of Felix Mendelssohn’s jubilant String Octet, the ultimate party piece among friends!  

This performance features a pre-show talk with the Arianna String Quartet. Please arrive 50 minutes early for the pre-show discussion.

Fine wine at the post-concert reception sponsored by Tavern of Fine Arts. 

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  • Arianna String Quartet: Octet!
    Friday, March 4, 2016 - 8:00 PM Add to cal
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