The St. Lawrence String Quartet (SLSQ) has established itself among the world-class chamber ensembles of its generation. Its mission: bring every piece of music to the audience in vivid color, with pronounced communication and teamwork, and great respect to the composer. Since winning both the Banff International String Quartet Competition and Young Concert Artists International Auditions in.
Address: Benjamin Franklin Hall
427 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
Franklin Hall is a 375 seat auditorium offering plaza level and balcony seating. All concerts at this venue are general admission seating. Doors open 30 minutes prior to the performance. There are many historic elements to the building. Designed in the Italianate style, it features a visually striking white marble façade, and an impressive collection of paintings. It… more info
Beethoven: “Kakadu” Variations, Op. 121a Adès: Arcadiana Fauré: Piano Trio in D Minor, Op. 120 Mendelssohn: String Quartet in E Minor, Op. 44, No. 2 This performance features a free pre-concert lecture starting at 6:45 PM with Richard Freedman.
Hindemith: Clarinet Quintet, Op. 30 Capanna: String Trio [Philadelphia Premiere] Beethoven: Quartet in B-flat Major, Op. 130 w/ Große Fuge, Op. 133 This performance features a free pre-concert lecture starting at 1:45 PM with Robert Capanna.