Call & Response 2012
MASTERS: Tradition, Rebellion, and Innovation
Featuring the World Premiere of Philippe Hersant's String Quartet No. 3
The Cypress String Quartet (Cecily Ward, violin; Tom Stone, violin; Ethan Filner, viola; and Jennifer Kloetzel, cello) celebrates 15 years together during their 2011-2012 season. This year's commissionee for "Call & Response 2012" is French composer Philippe Hersant, who has written his String Quartet No. 3 in response to Haydn’s beloved String Quartet in C Major, Op. 20, No. 1 and Beethoven’s monumental String Quartet No. 12 in E-flat Major, Op. 127 (a recording of which the Cypress will release as part of their 3-CD Beethoven Box Set on March 6).
A pre-concert talk with Hersant will begin at 7:15pm. Visit www.cypressquartet.com/special-projects/call-response for updates.
Friday, March 16, 2012 at 8pm
Herbst Theatre | 401 Van Ness Avenue | San Francisco, CA
Tickets: $35 in advance/$40 at the door & $20 for students
Official Website: http://www.cypressquartet.com/special-projects/call-response
Added by christinajensen on February 28, 2012