The Emerson String Quartet has received an unparalleled list of awards, including nine Grammies, three Gramophone awards and the Avery Fisher Prize. Time Magazine called them “America’s greatest quartet”—but even this may be an understatement.
Join WQXR.org on April 26th at 8 p.m. for a rare audio webcast of the Emerson String Quartet performing live from Le Poisson Rouge in Greenwich Village. You’ll hear selections from some the quartet’s ambitious recording projects, including works by Bach, Shostakovich and Janacek. Plus: Take part in a live chat during the performance.
Listen live Monday, April 26th at 8 p.m. by selecting the Special Program tab from the WQXR player in the upper right corner of the page.