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Takács Quartet

Thursday, March 19, 2009 - 8:00 PM

Private: Independence Seaport Museum

211 South Columbus Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19106

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Takács Quartet

The Takács Quartet was formed in 1975 at the Franz Liszt Academy in Budapest by Gabor Takács-Nagy, Károly Schranz, Gabor Ormai and András Fejér while all four were students. It first received international attention in 1977, winning First Prize and the Critics’ Prize at the International String Quartet Competition in Evian, France. The quartet made its North.

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Private: Independence Seaport Museum

Address: 211 South Columbus Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Concerts take place in the 530-seat auditorium located on the second floor of the museum. Seating is on three levels:  the main floor, mezzanine and balcony. The mezzanine level scales up on either side of the hall to meet the balcony. All concerts at this venue are reserved seating.  Note that there is elevator access from the…more info