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Monday, March 28, 2016

The Danish String Quartet. The Danish String Quartet. (Danish String Quartet)

At 10 pm Monday, Elliott Forrest hosts performances from the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center with commentary from musicians and society co-artistic director David Finckel. This week traces the connections between Haydn and Beethoven around the turn of the 19th century. First the Danish String Quartet presents Haydn's String Quartet No. 2, followed by Beethoven's Piano Trio No. 1, performed by society musicians Wu Han, Arnaud Sussmann and Paul Watkins.

Program Playlist:

Haydn: Quartet in C major for Strings, Hob. III: 57, Op. 54, No. 2
Danish String Quartet (Frederik Oland, Rune Tonsgaard Sørensen, violin; Asbjørn Norgaard, viola; Fredrik Sjolin, cello)

Beethoven: Trio in E-flat major for Piano, Violin, and Cello, Op. 1, No. 1
Wu Han, piano; Arnaud Sussmann, violin; Paul Watkins, cello

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