Danish Quartet

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 7:30 PM
Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center

Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center

300 South Broad Street Learn More

This concert is part of the Kardon Series. You can also Build Your Own Subscription or purchase a Season Pass. Individual tickets go on sale September 8.

About This Performance

An ensemble that has sold out its last two PCMS appearances and had audiences demanding its return, the Danish Quartet will perform a program of Mozart and Shostakovich, culminating with their signature arrangements of folk music from their Scandinavian homelands.

Mozart: Quartet in E-flat Major, K. 428
Shostakovich: Quartet No. 10, Op. 118
Folk music from the Nordic countries

The Artist(s)

Danish Quartet
Danish Quartet
Among today’s many exceptional chamber music groups, the GRAMMY® nominated Danish String Quartet continuously asserts its preeminence.  The Quartet’s playing reflects impeccable musicianship, sophisticated artistry, exquisite clarity of ensemble, and, above all, an expressivity inextricably bound to the music, from Haydn to Shostakovich to contemporary scores.  Performances bring a rare musical spontaneity, giving audiences the sense of hearing even treasured canon repertoire as if for the first time,… Read More

Videos

Danish String Quartet: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert
Danish String Quartet — Æ RØMESER (Last Leaf)
WHAT YOU'LL HEAR