Sunday, July 23, 3 p.m.
Soyeon Kate Lee, Piano
Mozart: String Quartet in G Major, K.387 (1782) (17)
Dvorak: String Quartet in F Major, Opus 96 ‘American’ (1893) (21)
Schumann: Piano Quintet in E Flat Major, Opus 44 (1842) (37)
Characterized by its youth, brilliant playing, and soulful interpretations, the Ariel Quartet has quickly earned a glowing international reputation. The Ariel Quartet performs widely in Israel, Europe, and North America, performing with some of the most highly respected artists including pianist Menahem Pressler. The Quartet serves as the Faculty Quartet-in-Residence at the University of Cincinnati’s College-Conservatory of Music, where they direct the rigorous chamber music program and perform their own annual series of concerts in addition to their busy touring schedule.
Pianist Soyeon Kate Lee has been lauded by The New York Times and by The Washington Post. She has been rapturously received as guest soloist with orchestras across the US and abroad and often performs in recital. An active chamber musician, Ms. Lee frequently collaborates in many chamber music festivals throughout the United States. She is the co-founder and artistic director of Music by the Glass, a concert series dedicated to bringing together young professionals in New York City.