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Emerson String Quartet performs at Yale Dec. 10

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The Yale School of Music presents the Emerson String Quartet, hailed as “arguably the world’s best group of chamber musicians” (Fortune Magazine), on Tuesday, December 10 at 8 pm. The concert, which features string quartets by Haydn, Britten, and Beethoven, takes place in Morse Recital Hall.

The Emerson String Quartet is comprised of violinist Eugene Drucker, violinist Philip Setzer, violist Lawrence Dutton, and cellist Paul Watkins. The quartet boasts an impressive list of achievements over its three decades: more than thirty acclaimed recordings, nine Grammys (including two for Best Classical Album), three Gramophone Awards, the Avery Fisher Prize, Musical America’s Ensemble of the Year, and collaborations with many of today’s greatest artists. MORE

Published November 14, 2013
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Finckel-Han-Setzer Trio performs Nov. 5

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The Yale School of Music presents the illustrious Finckel-Han-Setzer Trio on Tuesday, November 5 at 8 pm in Morse Recital Hall. The ensemble will perform trios by Beethoven, Shostakovich, and Dvořák. A recent review of the trio performing this same program raved,

With such player pedigrees, you’d expect outstanding performances, each vividly brought to life, and that’s just what you got. The group capitalized on opportunities for jokes, surprises, mimicry, sentiment and broad-scaled vitality.

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Published October 4, 2013
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