Saturday, September 1, 6:30 p.m.
Shanghai String Quartet
Beethoven: String Quartet in G Major, Opus 18 #2 (1798-1800)
Beethoven: String Quartet in F Major, Opus 95 “Serioso” (1810)
Smetana: String Quartet in E Minor “From My Life” (1876)
Celebrate the Labor Day weekend at Music Mountain with the award-winning Shanghai String Quartet. For over 25 years the Shanghai String Quartet has melded the elegance of the classical string quartet style with the performance of some of the most challenging works in the entire repertory. The Shanghai Quartet regularly tours the great music centers of North and South America, Asia, and Europe. They appear frequently at New York’s Carnegie Hall and their travels have taken them to London, Vienna, Prague and Australia’s Sydney Opera House.