The Doric String Quartet performs with the Union College Concert Series on Sunday, February 17 at 3:00 p.m. in Union’s Memorial Chapel.
Haydn: B-flat major Quartet, Op. 33, No. 4
Bartók: Quartet No. 5
Mendelssohn: E-minor Quartet, Op. 44, No. 2
Sponsor: Sherley Hannay
The Doric String Quartet has won several prizes including 1 st prize at the 2008 Osaka Chamber Music Competition in Japan, 2nd prize at the Premio Paolo Borciani International String Quartet Competition in Italy and the Ensemble Prize at the Festspiele Mecklenburg-Vorpommern in Germany. It performs in leading concert halls throughout Europe including Amsterdam Concertgebouw, Vienna Konzerthaus, Frankfurt Alte Oper, Hamburg Laeiszhalle and De Singel, and is a regular visitor to the Wigmore Hall. In 2010 the Quartet made its highly acclaimed American debut with recitals at the Frick Museum in New York and Library of Congress in Washington, and now returns for annual tours to North America.
Individual tickets are $30-$35. All children and students are free.