Takács Quartet

Thursday, March 10, 2022 - 7:30 PM
Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center

Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center

300 South Broad Street Learn More

$30.00 per ticket

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About This Performance

This concert is supported by Robert E. Mortensen

“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 has become a Philadelphia favorite for its unique blend of drama, warmth, humor, and precision, combining four distinct and compelling musical personalities to bring fresh insights to the string quartet repertoire.

Haydn: Quartet in F Minor, Op. 20, No. 5
Coleridge-Taylor: Fantasiestücke, Op. 5
Dvořák: Quartet in G Major, Op. 106

The Artist(s)

Takacs Quartet
Takács Quartet
The Takács Quartet, now in its forty-sixth season, is renowned for the vitality of its interpretations. The Guardian (London) recently commented: “What endures about the Takács Quartet, year after year, is how equally the four players carry the music.” BBC Music Magazine described the group’s recent Dohnányi recording with pianist Marc André Hamelin as “totally compelling,… Read More

Videos

Takács Quartet | Mozart: Quartet No. 19 in C Major
Takács Quartet plays Brahms with Lawrence Power
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