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Quartetto di Cremona

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Venue: Samueli Theater Tickets start at $29.00

Overview

Program:
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.

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

Running time (approximate): 1 hour and 45 minutes

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