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Ying Quartet w/ Kim Kashkashian, viola, and Marcy Rosen, cello

Sunday, January 13, 2019 - 3:00 PM (Add to calendar)

Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center

300 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102

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The Ying Quartet’s trademark virtuosity and versatility is showcased in a program that features Mendelssohn’s joyful D Major Quartet and Brahms’s Sextet in G Major—a richly romantic work that anticipates the power of the composer’s great symphonies. Known for its commitment to the leading composers of our day, the Ying also presents a Philadelphia premiere by Ingrid Arauco, the Haverford professor and composer who has been lauded by Fanfare for her “enjoyable, tonal soundscapes.”

Mendelssohn: Quartet in D Major, Op. 44, No. 1
Arauco: Quartet No. 3 [Philadelphia Premiere]
Brahms: String Sextet in G Major, Op. 36

Pre-concert lecture w/ Ingrid Arauco at 1:45 pm

Kim Kashkashian will give a master class for students at Temple Music Prep (1515 Market Street, Room 222) on Saturday, January 12, 4-6 pm.

Marcy Rosen will give a master class for students at Settlement Music School (Curtis Branch) on Saturday, January 12, 4-6 pm.

Kim Kashkashian, viola

Violist and 2012 Grammy Award winner Kim Kashkashian has established herself as one of the most accomplished artists of her generation. Inspiring worldwide critical acclaim, she has been hailed by The San Francisco Chronicle as "an artist who combines a probing, restless musical intellect with enormous beauty of tone." The New York Times has joined in these accolades,.

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Marcy Rosen, cello

Marcy Rosen has established herself as one of the most important and respected artists of our day. Los Angeles Times music critic Herbert Glass has called her "one of the intimate art's abiding treasures." She has performed in recital and with orchestra throughout Canada, England, France, Japan, Italy, Switzerland, and all fifty of the United States. She made.

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Ying Quartet

The Ying Quartet occupies a position of unique prominence in the classical music world, combining brilliantly communicative performances with a fearlessly imaginative view of chamber music in today's world. Now in its third decade, the Quartet has established itself as an ensemble of the highest musical qualifications. Their performances regularly take place in many of.

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Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center

Address: 300 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102

  The Perelman Theater is part of the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, located on the southwest corner of Broad and Spruce Streets in Center City Philadelphia. The smaller of the two concert halls in the Kimmel Center, the Perelman Theater is a 627-seat auditorium with seating on the plaza, plaza tier, first balcony, and second balcony levels.…more info