Takács Quartet

Sunday, March 15, 2020 - 3:00 pm
Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center

Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center

300 South Broad Street Learn More

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About This Performance

”The consummate artistry of the Takács Quartet is simply breathtaking… the best I have ever heard” (The Guardian). Formed in Budapest in 1975, the Takács is renowned for Beethoven performances that have an expressive range and spontaneity that hold one’s attention from the first bar to the last.

Beethoven: Quartet in G Major, Op. 18, No. 2
Beethoven: Quartet in F Major, Op. 135
Beethoven: Quartet in C-sharp Minor, Op. 131

The Artist(s)

Takács Quartet
The New York Times recently lauded the Takács Quartet for “revealing the familiar as unfamiliar, making the most traditional of works feel radical once more”, and the Financial Times described a recent concert at the Wigmore Hall: “Even in the most fiendish repertoire these players show no fear, injecting the music with a heady sense of freedom.… Read More


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Pre-Concert Lecture

With Jonathan Coopersmith at 1:45 pm

Master Classes

The Takács Quartet will give a master class for students at the Curtis Institute of Music (Field Hall) on Monday, March 16, 10 am-12 pm.