Concerts from The Frick Collection : February 2008
Saturday, February 23, 2008
The Los Angeles Times has said about this quartet "Even among more famous, high achieving string quartets this one is a standout. Exhilaratingly polished performances." For their concert at the Frick Collection, this Swiss based group plays works by Haydn, Schubert and Mendelssohn.
Saturday, February 16, 2008
One of the most exciting artists to emerge from France in recent years, pianist Cédric Tiberghien has already conquered the great concert halls of Europe. This performance, recorded live by WNYC and featuring an interview with the artist, marks Tiberghien's New York recital debut in a program of Beethoven, Chopin, and César Franck.
Saturday, February 09, 2008
Praised as "a vital force among chamber music ensembles," The California based Rossetti String Quartet takes their name from 19th century Pre-Raphaelite painter Dante Gabriel Rossetti, whose artistic ideas about the use of color, poetry, and naturalism are embodied in the group's musicianship. This concert includes works by Mozart, Dvorak and Ravel, recorded live by WNYC at the Frick Museum.