Concerts from the Library of Congress, 2016-2017

FRIDAY, MARCH 24, 2017 at 8 PM

Photo: Arditti Quartet (credit: Lukas Beck)Photo credit: Lukas Beck
Photo: Eliot Fisk

Coolidge Auditorium

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(tickets available 01/04/2017, beginning at 10 AM)

The fabled Arditti Quartet joins forces with Eliot Fisk, one of the greats of the classical guitar world, as they premiere a new work by Hilda Paredes. Explore the possibilities of the string quartet with works that both challenge and inspire—only in the Coolidge Auditorium can the subtleties of this music resonate so powerfully.

BERIO

Sequenza XI for guitar

MANOURY

String Quartet no. 4, Fragmenti

PAREDES

Son dementes cuerdas for guitar and string quartet (World Premiere)

LACHENMANN

String Quartet no. 3, Grido

NB: The originally scheduled premiere of a work by Wolfgang Rihm has been cancelled due to circumstances beyond our control.

PRE-CONCERT CONVERSATION
6:30 PM - Whittall Pavilion (no tickets required)

Pre-Concert Conversation with the Irvine Arditti and Hilda Paredes