Takács Quartet
Jeremy Denk, piano

Thursday, January 23, 2025 - 7:30 PM
Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center

Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center

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About This Performance

This concert is supported in part by Dilys Winegrad, in memory of Saul Winegrad

“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 been a PCMS favorite for over three decades. For this season’s appearance, they unite with Jeremy Denk, “a pianist you want to hear no matter what he performs” (New York Times), for Brahms’s epic Piano Quintet in F Minor, Op. 34.

Beethoven: Quartet in F Major, Op. 18, No. 1
Janáček: Quartet No. 1, Kreutzer Sonata
Brahms: Piano Quintet in F Minor, Op. 34

The Artist(s)

Takács Quartet
The world-renowned Takács Quartet is now entering its 49th season. Edward Dusinberre, Harumi Rhodes (violins), Richard O’Neill (viola) and András Fejér (cello) are excited about the 2023-2024 season that features varied projects including a new work written for them. Nokuthula Ngwenyama composed ‘Flow,’ an exploration and celebration of the natural world. The work was commissioned by nine concert presenters throughout the USA.… Read More
Jeremy Denk
Jeremy Denk, piano
Jeremy Denk is one of America’s foremost pianists, proclaimed by the New York Times ‘a pianist you want to hear no matter what he performs.’ Denk is also a New York Times bestselling author, winner of both the MacArthur “Genius” Fellowship and the Avery Fisher Prize, and is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.… Read More


Takács Quartet | Concert at the Library of Congress
Jeremy Denk | Brahms: Intermezzo in B Minor, Op. 119, No. 1