More Manchester Quartet in the New Year
The Manchester String Quartet continues its tradition of free performances at NIH in 2020 with a concert on Monday, Jan. 13 at 12:30 p.m. in Lipsett Amphitheater, Bldg. 10. The group will perform Brahms’ Viola Quintet in G Major, Opus 111, featuring guest artist Tsuna Sakamoto, viola.
Future performances in the new year will be on Mondays at 12:30 p.m. in the quartet’s normal concert space, Masur Auditorium. These include:
- Feb. 10—Ravel’s Introduction and Allegro, with guest artists Adriana Horne (harp), Leah Arsenault Barrick (flute) and Paul Cigan (clarinet).
- Mar. 2—Schubert’s Quartet in A Minor, Opus 29 #1.
- Apr. 20—Tchaikovsky’s Souvenir de Florence, Opus 70, with guest artists Eric de Waardt (viola) and Eugena Chang (cello).
- May 18—Brahms’ Piano Quartet in G Minor, Opus 25, with guest artist Lisa Emenheiser, piano.
The series is supported by the Foundation for Advanced Education in the Sciences. For accommodation, contact Sharon Greenwell at (301) 496-1776 or firstname.lastname@example.org.