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Monday, April 07, 2014

Escher String Quartet. Escher String Quartet. (Laura Rose)

Elliott Forrest co-hosts with Chamber Music Society's Co-Artistic Director David Finckel a weekly hour of live performances from the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center. This week features the Escher String Quartet performing Beethoven’s Quartet in A Minor, Op. 132, plus Britten’s arrangement of Purcell’s Chacony in G Minor.

Program details:

Purcell (arr. Britten): Chacony in G minor for String Quartet
— Escher String Quartet: Adam Barnett-Hart, Aaron Boyd, violin; Pierre Lapointe, viola; Dane Johansen, cello.

Beethoven: Quartet in A minor for Strings, Op. 132
— Escher String Quartet.

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