Avalon String Quartet Brings Sounds of Russia to Windy City
At their Winter Concert tomorrow evening, the Avalon String Quartet will feature pieces by Anton Arensky, Sergei Prokofiev, and a work by Beethoven that incorporates Russian folk melodies.
This year the String Quartet celebrates its 15th anniversary. Over that time, they've garnered rave reviews from the Chicago Tribune, The New York Times, and the Washington Post. When not touring the world, the quartet is in residence at Northern Illinois University in DeKalb.
Avalon String Quartet with famed cellist and educator Yehuda Hanani
Wed. Feb. 10
Merit School of Music
Music Used: Avalon String Quartet, "Beethoven, String Quartet In B Flat Major, op. 18 No. 1", from a live performance of the group recorded 9/17/09