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Brentano Quartet w/ Marina Piccinini, flute

Wednesday, April 04, 2018 - 8:00 PM (Add to calendar)

Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center

300 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102

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  • Brentano.Mozart

$30.00

“The Brentano Quartet … is something special. Their music making is private, delicate, and fresh, but by its very intimacy and importance it seizes attention” (New York Times). For over 25 years, the Brentanos have been pushing boundaries with their imaginative programming and dazzling virtuosity qualities that are sure to be enhanced in collaboration with the “incomparable” (Washington Post) flutist Marina Piccinini.

Kernis: Air for Flute and String Quartet [Philadelphia Premiere]
Mozart: String Quartet in C Major, K. 465, Dissonance
Mozart: Flute Quartet in C Major, K. 285b
Beethoven: String Quartet in C Minor, Op. 18, No. 4

 

This performance features a free pre-concert lecture starting at 6:45 PM with Suhnne Ahn

Brentano Quartet

Since its inception in 1992, the Brentano String Quartet has appeared throughout the world to popular and critical acclaim. “Passionate, uninhibited and spellbinding,” raves the London Independent; the New York Times extols its “luxuriously warm sound [and] yearning lyricism”; the Philadelphia Inquirer praises its “seemingly infallible instincts for finding the center of gravity in every.

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Marina Piccinini, flute

A daring artist with diverse musical interests, flutist Marina Piccinini is in demand worldwide as a soloist, chamber musician and recording artist. Internationally acclaimed for her interpretive skills, rich, expansive colors, technical command and elegant, compelling stage presence, Ms. Piccinini has been hailed by Gramophone as “the Heifetz of the flute”. Well-known for her commitment.

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Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center

Address: 300 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102

The Perelman Theater is part of the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, located on the southwest corner of Broad and Spruce Streets in Center City Philadelphia. The smaller of the two concert halls in the Kimmel Center, the Perelman Theater is a 627-seat auditorium with seating on the plaza, plaza tier, first balcony, and second balcony levels.  All…more info