The Artemis String Quartet
RI College, Nazarian Center, Sapinsley Hall
March 26, 2014
Wednesday 7:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Admission: $25.00 – $35.00; $5.00 for students with an ID.
The RI Chamber Music Concerts 2014 season continues with one of the premiere string quartets in the world. This Berlin-based group has performed sold out concerts in all the great music centers and at international festivals in Europe, the USA, Japan, South America and Australia since 1989. Renowned for their sublime performances of Beethoven's music, the Artemis has also been programming its own critically acclaimed series in the Berlin Philharmonic since 2004, and was named Quartet in Residence at the Vienna Konzerthaus in 2011.
Program selections include: Brahms, Quartet in C minor, Op. 51, No. 1; KurtÃ¡g, Officium breve, in Memoriam Andreae SzervÃ¡nsky, Op. 28; Beethoven: Quartet in C-sharp minor, Op. 131.