Two of the world’s most acclaimed young string quartets recently made CMS their New York home, having joined the distinguished CMS Two roster. The high-spirited, American-based Calidore Quartet inaugurates April’s string quartet festivities with a tour-de-force program of quartet classics.
- Mendelssohn Quartet in D major for Strings, Op. 44, No. 1 (1838)
- Shostakovich Quartet No. 9 in E-flat major for Strings, Op. 117 (1964)
- Beethoven Quartet in C major for Strings, Op. 59, No. 3, “Razumovsky” (1806)