Danish Quartet

Tuesday, March 29, 2022 - 7:30 PM
Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center

Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center

300 South Broad Street Learn More

This concert is part of Chamber Music Series B. Click here to subscribe to this series, Build Your Own subscription, or purchase a Season Pass. Individual tickets go on sale August 1.

About This Performance

An ensemble that has sold out its last two PCMS appearances and had audiences demanding its return, the Danish Quartet “plays with virtuosity, intensity, and tenderness” (The Guardian). Their PCMS return spotlights the beauty and clarity of Purcell, the emotional complexity of Schumann, and the foursome’s signature arrangements of folk music.

Purcell: Chacony in G Minor, Z. 730 [Arr. Britten]
Schumann: Quartet in A Major, Op. 41, No. 3
Folk music from the British Isles [Arr.]

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 | Last Leaf
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