Jerusalem Quartet

  • 8:00 pm
  • Saturday
  • March 25, 2017
  • Barnes Hall Auditorium


General Admission: $35 • Students: $17


The Jerusalem Quartet, making its Cornell Concert Series debut, is hailed by The Strad as “one of the young, yet great quartets of our time.” A record three-time recipient of the BBC Music Magazine Chamber Music Award, this ensemble has garnered international acclaim for its rare combination of passion and precision. Each performance translates composers’ visions to new audiences with freshness and vigor.

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-Concert Program-

In the words of Ori Kam, violist with the Jerusalem Quartet: “We selected these three magnificent pieces, written within a span of 120 years (1810, 1895, and 1931) because they each utilize the string quartet as a singular instrument, and in the most varied and imaginative ways possible to achieve a composition with immense emotional range.”

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770–1827) 

Quartet in F minor, Op. 95

Sergei Prokofiev (1891-1953) 

Quartet in B minor, Op. 50

Antonín Dvořák  (1841-1904) 

Quartet in G major, Op. 106


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