Virtual Festival | Opening Night: Takács Quartet

June 25, 2020 | 7:30 pm America/Denver

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This evening's concert is sponsored by:

Glenn H. Korff Foundation

ARTISTS

Peter Oundjian, Music Director
Sponsored by Caryl Fuchs Kassoy and David R. Kassoy
Colorado Music Festival Orchestra
Takács Quartet

PROGRAM

Colorado Music Festival Orchestra
Leonard Bernstein, Candide Overture

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Takács Quartet
Franz Schubert, Quartettsatz in C Minor, D 703

Florence Price, String Quartet No. 2 in A Minor
II. Andante cantabile

Béla Bartók, String Quartet No. 2
II. Allegro molto capriccioso

Ludwig van Beethoven, String Quartet in C Major, Op. 59, No. 3
III. Menuetto (Grazioso)
IV. Allegro molto

DETAILS

Grammy Award-winning Takács Quartet opens our virtual Festival with their “chamber music playing of overwhelming intensity” (The Guardian), recorded recently at the beloved Chautauqua Auditorium. Music Director Peter Oundjian introduces this Boulder-based ensemble, including Takács’ newest member, Emmy Award-winning violist Richard O’Neill.

All virtual performances are pre-recorded and will be available on demand for a period of time after the virtual festival concludes. We are pleased to present these performances for free as a sign of gratitude to donors, subscribers, ticket buyers, and the community.

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