July 10, 2020

8:00 pm | Nordstrom Recital Hall at Benaroya Hall

Free Pre-Concert Recital | 7:00pm

Concert Overview | 8:00pm


String Quartet in G Major, Op. 18 No. 2

The second quartet from his Op. 18 series shows Beethoven at his most playful with a delightful scherzo and a simple, but rambunctious tune in the final movement.


String Quartet in C Major, Op. 59 No. 3

The Op. 59 No. 3 quartet opens with an air of mystery and shadow, ending with an exuberant explosion of joy and brightness, and explores every emotion in-between.


String Quartet in A minor, Op. 132

Beethoven’s expansive third movement is a “Song of Thanksgiving” that expresses his joy while recovering from a serious illness.

 

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