Mark your calendars! This Wednesday, the remarkable Chiara String Quartet will be performing at the University of Iowa’s Voxman Music Building in Iowa City. The quartet, which is currently on its farewell tour after 18 years of performances, is known for their commitment to performing some of the world’s quartet masterpieces from memory. They have recorded the complete string quartet works of Brahms and Bartók for Azica records.
Tune in on Wednesday, October 4th for Iowa Public Radio Classical’s live broadcast of this concert. The Chiara Quartet will be joined by pianist Soyeon Kate Lee for Schumann’s Piano Quintet. The action starts at 7:00 p.m. with a pre-concert show and live recital broadcast at 7:30 p.m.
MENDELSSOHN - String Quartet Op. 13
SHOSTAKOVICH – String Quartet No. 8
SCHUMANN – Piano Quintet