Modigliani Quartet

Tuesday, November 20, 2018, 7:30 p.m.

Jarson-Kaplan Theater

“…a stripped-back beauty in the slow movements that stopped me in my tracks.” – The Guardian

“The Modigliani clearly belongs to the world’s greatest.” – Le Monde

Formed in 2003, the Modigliani Quartet performs regularly at the world’s top chamber music venues, touring America, Japan, Korea, China and European countries. In 2017, they made their Berlin Philharmonic debut and returned to London’s Wigmore Hall, New York’s Carnegie Hall, the Paris Philharmonie, Vienna’s Konzerthaus, Salzburg’s Mozarteum, Philadelphia’s Kimmel Center, and Tokyo’s Oji Hall. In 2014, the Quartet became Artistic Directors of the Rencontres Musicales d’Evian, created in 1976 by Antoine Riboud and made famous by its former artistic director, Mstislav Rostropovich.

The quartet first recorded in 2008 and has released 8 CDs, all internationally acclaimed. It’s latest, Schumann’s Op. 41 String Quartets, was issued in November 2017.

Quartet in D Minor, Op. 76, No. 2 – Joseph Haydn

Quartet in F Major – Maurice Ravel

Quartet in C Minor, Op. 51, No. 1 – Johannes Brahms