Schedule

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 
7:30 p.m. Trinity Church, 320 E College St, Iowa City, IA 52240

Program I: LIGHTNESS
In order for the light to shine so brightly, the darkness must be present.
                                                                                              ~ Francis Bacon

Franz Joseph Haydn (1732 – 1809)
String Quartet No. 63 in
B flat major, Op. 76, No. 4
I. Allegro
con spirito
II. Adagio
III. Menuetto. Allegro
IV.
Finale. Allegro, ma non troppo

Osvaldo Golijov (b. 1960)
Tenebrae (2002)

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
String Quartet in B flat major Op.18, No.6
I. Allegro con brio
II. Adagio ma non troppo
III. Scherzo: Allegro
IV. La Malinconia: Adagio – Allegretto quasi allegro

Thursday, June 22, 2017 
7:30 p.m. Trinity Church, 320 E College St, Iowa City, IA 52240

Program II: DARKNESS
To send light into the darkness of men’s hearts – such is the duty of the artist.
                                                                                          ~ Robert Schumann

Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
Quartettsatz in c minor, D 703

Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)
String Quartet in F minor, Op. 80
I. Allegro vivace assai
II. Allegro assai
III. Adagio
IV. Finale: Allegro molto

Friday, June 23, 2017
7:30 p.m., – The Englert Theatre, 221 E Washington St, Iowa City, IA 52240

Tickets: $15 General Admission + Fees Audience members of all ages welcome/families with children encouraged to attend
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Program III: TRANSCENDENCE
So the darkness shall be the light, and the stillness the dancing.

                                                                                                      ~T. S. Eliot

Beethoven String Quartet in a minor, Op. 132
I. Assai sostenuto – Allegro in A minor
II. Allegro ma non tanto in A major
III. Molto Adagio – Andante – Heiliger Dankgesang eines Genesenen an die Gottheit, in der lydischen Tonart. Molto adagio – Neue Kraft fühlend. Andante – Molto adagio – Andante–Molto adagio. Mit innigster Empfindung in F Lydian
IV. Alla Marcia, assai vivace (attacca)
V. Allegro appassionato – Presto

Saturday, June 24, 2017
10:30 a.m., – The Iowa City Public Library, 123 S. Linn St., Iowa City, IA 52240

Family Concert – The concert will focus on Haydn’s “Sunrise Quartet,” and will feature youth’s reading work written in response to the theme of the composition, in partnership with the Iowa Youth Writing Project.

 

 


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