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Quartetto di Cremona

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Venue: Samueli Theater Tickets start at $29.00


Adams: Omaggio a Monteverdi – World Premiere
Verdi: Quartet in E minor
Beethoven: String Quartet in C-sharp minor, Op. 131, No. 14

“Absolutely of one voice,” praised Gramophone of this preeminent Italian quartet, making its Center debut with this performance. With a tribute to fellow countryman, Giuseppe Verdi, the quartet brings the composer’s only surviving chamber music work to Costa Mesa along with a World Premiere by Dr. Byron Adams, Professor of Music at U.C., Riverside. The program concludes with the beloved quartet reputed to be Beethoven’s own favorite from his late period.

Cristiano Gualco, violin
Paolo Andreoli, violin
Simone Gramaglia, viola
Giovanni Scaglione, cello

Running time (approximate): 1 hour and 45 minutes

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