Entering their 48th season of performing, longtime audience favorite Takács Quartet is returning to Samueli Theater as part of this season’s Chamber Music Series. Bringing us Musical Voyages at Home and Abroad, this acclaimed group is performing works by Britten, Bartok, and Dvorak.
Britten: String Quartet No. 1
Bartok: String Quartet No. 6
Dvorak: String Quartet in G Major, Op. 106
The quartet—Edward Dusinberre, violin; Harumi Rhodes, violin; Richard O’Neill, viola; and Andras Fejer, cello—is renowned for the vitality of its interpretations. This premier chamber music ensemble won their 4th Gramophone Classical Music Award for Chamber Music in 2021 and continues to produce incredible recordings of chamber music. Takács Quartet is the first string quartet to be inducted into the Gramophone Hall of Fame and this one-night-only concert is not to be missed.
This performance includes a pre-show talk with musicologist Dr. Byron Adams and will make for a perfect night of classical music.