Due to the weather forecast today’s concert will be held indoors, and masks will be required.
Praised for their “superb capacity to find the inner heart of everything they play, regardless of era, style, or technical demand” (The International Review of Music), the Tesla Quartet brings refinement and prowess to both new and established repertoire.The Tesla Quartet was formed at The Juilliard School in 2008 and quickly established itself as one of the most promising young ensembles in New York, winning Second Prize at the J.C. Arriaga Chamber Music Competition only a few months after its inception.
TESLA QUARTET: Ross Snyder (violin), Michelle Lie (violin), Edwin Kaplan (viola), and Jared Blajian (cello
Joseph Haydn (1732-1809) String Quartet in D major, Op. 71 No. 2
Antonín Dvořák (1841-1904) “Nature Lies Peaceful in Slumber and Dreaming”*
Florence Price (1887-1953) “Drink to Me Only with Thine Eyes”☨
Dvořák “When Your Sweet Glances on Me Fall”*
Price “Shortnin’ Bread”☨
*from Cypresses, B.11
☨from Five Folk Songs in Counterpoint
Jessie Montgomery (b. 1981) Strum
Grażyna Bacewicz (1909-1969) String Quartet No. 4
- Andante—Allegro moderato
- Allegro giocoso