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Emerson String Quartet - 2012 Memories

Emerson String Quartet

Tuesday, May 8, 2012 at 7:30 pm
Ventura Missionary Church
500 High Point Drive, Ventura, CA

“What’s the Score?” Pre-Concert Lecture with Nuvi Mehta at 6:45 pm

Needing no introduction for classical music devotees, the revered Emerson String Quartet is considered by many as the foremost chamber ensemble in the world. With an unparalleled list of achievements over three decades, including more than thirty acclaimed recordings, nine Grammy awards, including two for Best Classical Album and the coveted Avery Fisher Prize, the Emerson String Quartet has graced the stages of all the word’s music capitals and continues to perform with their benchmark mastery, energy and commitment.

The Festival’s Tuesday program will feature the last quartets of Mozart, Haydn and Beethoven.


String Quartet No. 23 in F Major, K. 590:
“Prussian No. 3” (1790)
W. A. Mozart
String Quartet No. 67 in F Major,
Op. 77, No. 2 (1799)
F. J. Haydn
String Quartet No. 16 in F Major,
Op. 135 (1826)
L. v. Beethoven

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Spanish Harlem Orchestra

Tea & Trumpets

Federico Mondelci

Alexander Schimpf

Tiempo Libre

Emerson String Quartet

Rising Stars

Pablo Sainz Villegas

Nicole Cabell

Concert sponsored by:
P.W. Gillibrand Co.-Celine Gillibrand, Elise & Bill Kearney, Miriam Schwab, Wells Fargo
Media sponsors: Ventana, KDB