Carnegie Hall Presents

Quartets Plus

A vast range of string-quartet repertoire—from Beethoven’s riveting mature works to 20th-century masterpieces by Britten and Shostakovich—are featured by outstanding ensembles performing in the intimate Weill Recital Hall. Join us after each of the concerts on this series for Salon Encores, a salon-style reception where you can enjoy drinks and merriment with fellow audience members and occasionally the evening’s artists.

Series Events

Friday, October 10, 2014 | 7:30 PM
Borromeo String Quartet
Weill Recital Hall

Performers

  • Borromeo String Quartet
    ·· Nicholas Kitchen, Violin
    ·· Kristopher Tong, Violin
    ·· Mai Motobuchi, Viola
    ·· Yeesun Kim, Cello

Program

  • SHOSTAKOVICH String Quartet No. 3 in F Major
  • BARTÓK String Quartet No. 6
  • BRITTEN String Quartet No. 2 in C Major
Schostakovich's String Quartet No. 3 in F Major, Op. 73 (Allegretto)
Juilliard String Quartet
Sony
Friday, November 7, 2014 | 7:30 PM
Apollon Musagète Quartet
Weill Recital Hall

Performers

  • Apollon Musagète Quartet
    ·· Pawel Zalejski, Violin
    ·· Bartosz Zachlod, Violin
    ·· Piotr Szumiel, Viola
    ·· Piotr Skweres, Cello

Program

  • DVOŘÁK String Quartet No. 11 in C Major, Op. 61
  • SZYMANOWSKI String Quartet No. 2
  • SHOSTAKOVICH String Quartet No. 4 in D Major
Brahms's Quartet in A Minor, Op. 51 (Allegro non assai)
Apollon Musagáte Quartet;
Oehms
Monday, March 16, 2015 | 7:30 PM
Elias String Quartet
Weill Recital Hall

Performers

  • Elias String Quartet
    ·· Sara Bitlloch, Violin
    ·· Donald Grant, Violin
    ·· Martin Saving, Viola
    ·· Marie Bitlloch, Cello

Program

    ALL-BEETHOVEN PROGRAM
  • String Quartet in F Minor, Op. 95, "Serioso"
  • String Quartet in F Major, Op. 135
  • String Quartet in C-sharp Minor, Op. 131
Beethoven's String Quartet in A Minor, Op. 132 (Molto adagio—Andante)
Cleveland Quartet
Telarc
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 | 7:30 PM
Modigliani Quartet
Weill Recital Hall

Performers

  • Modigliani Quartet
    ·· Philippe Bernhard, Violin
    ·· Loïc Rio, Violin
    ·· Laurent Marfaing, Viola
    ·· François Kieffer, Cello

Program

  • BEETHOVEN String Quartet in C Minor, Op. 18, No. 4
  • DEBUSSY String Quartet in G Minor
  • DOHNÁNYI String Quartet No. 3 in A Minor
Debussy's String Quartet in G Minor, Op. 10 (Assez vif et bien rythmé)
Modigliani Quartet
Mirare
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