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Alexander String Quartet with Joyce Yang
Start Date: 4/25/2018Start Time: 7:30 PM
End Date: 4/25/2018End Time: 9:30 PM
Event Description:

ALEXANDER STRING QUARTET
Musical Love Triangle: Brahms and the Schumanns
A 3-concert series of piano and string works

With Joyce Yang, Piano & Kindra Scharich, mezzo-soprano

APRIL 25-29

Rosalyn and Irwin Engelman Recital Hall

The great love triangle of quintessential romantics Johannes Brahms, Clara and Robert Schumann celebrated through their incomparable quintets, quartets, trios, and songs.

APRIL 25
7PM PRE-CONCERT TALK: Styra Avins (Johannes Brahms: Life and Letters) discusses the complex relationship of Johannes Brahms and the Schumanns. 

7:30 PM
Robert Schumann: String Quartet in A minor, Op. 41/1
Clara Schumann: Piano Trio
Robert Schumann: Piano Quintet
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APRIL 27, 7:30 PM
Robert Schumann: String Quartet in A major, Op.  41/3
Brahms: String Quartet in C minor, Op. 51/1
Brahms String Quartet in A minor, Op. 51/2
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APRIL 29 at 5 PM
Clara Schumann: Variations on a Theme by Robert Schumann (solo piano), Op. 20
Clara Schumann: Romances (violin & piano), Op. 21
Clara Schumann songs (voice/piano):

            Liebst du um Schönheit Op. 12, No. 4
            Ich stand in dunklen Träumen Op. 13, No. 1
            Liebeszauber Op. 13, No. 3

Brahms songs (voice/piano):
            Auf dem Kirchhofe, Op.105, No. 4
            Die Mainacht Op. 43, No. 2
            Vergebliches Ständchen, Op. 84, No. 4
            Von ewiger Liebe, Op. 43, No. 1

 Brahms: Two Songs, Op. 91 (voice, viola, piano)

 ---intermission---

 Brahms: Piano Quintet
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PACKAGES:
BUY 2-CONCERT PACKAGE   
BUY 3-CONCERT PACKAGE

Discount Valid for Full-Price (Gen. Admission) Tickets Only

SINGLE TICKET PRICING
General Admission: $36 (2 Concerts $31; 3 Concerts $26)
Alumni: $31
Faculty & Staff: $26
Students: $16

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