An Afternoon of Mozart with The Emerson Quartet
Sunday, October 16, 2011
WQXR’s Jeff Spurgeon hosted an afternoon of conversation and performance with the acclaimed Emerson String Quartet on Sunday, Oct. 16 in the Jerome L. Greene Performance Space. The event was Webcast live on WQXR.org.
Celebrating its 35th season, the nine-time Grammy-winning quartet offer a sneak preview during this concert of its new all-Mozart disc, Mozart: The Prussian Quartets, which comes out on Monday, Oct. 17.
The concert features Mozart’s String Quartet No. 21 in D Major and String Quartet No. 22 in B-flat Major, and Bach’s (arr. Mozart) Fugue in E Major from The Well-Tempered Clavier.