Takács Quartet

Thursday, March 16, 2023 - 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

“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 Major, Op. 77, No. 2
Britten: Quartet in D Major, Op. 25
Beethoven: Quartet in E-flat Major, Op. 127

The Artist(s)

Takacs Quartet
Takács Quartet
Recent winners of the Gramophone Classical Music Awards 2021, Chamber category, the world-renowned Takács Quartet, is now entering its forty-seventh season. Edward Dusinberre, Harumi Rhodes (violins), Richard O’Neill (viola) and András Fejér (cello) are excited to bring to fruition several innovative projects for the 2021-2022 season. With bandoneon/accordion virtuoso Julien Labro, the group will perform throughout the USA new works composed for them by Clarice Assad and Bryce Dessner.… Read More

Videos

Takács Quartet | Britten's String Quartet No. 3
Takács Quartet | Florence Price: String Quartet No. 2 in A Minor
WHAT YOU'LL HEAR
Pre-Concert Lecture

With Richard Freedman at 6:30 pm

Master Classes

The Takács Quartet will offer a master class on Wed., Mar. 15 at 4 pm at Temple Music Prep.