April 11, 2016 – 8:00 pm
Sergei Bresler, violin
Ori Kam, viola
Kyril Zlotnikov, cello
"One of the young, yet great quartets of our time" — The Strad
Beethoven: Quartet in G Major, Op. 18, No. 2
Bartók: Quartet No. 4, Sz 91
Dvorák: Quartet in F Major, Op. 96, "American"
About the Jerusalem Quartet
The Jerusalem Quartet has garnered international acclaim for its rare combination of passion and precision. The ensemble has won audiences the world over, both in concert and on their recordings for the Harmonia Mundi label. The quartet performs regularly in Europe as well, with recent appearances at venues such as the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam, the Herkulessaal in Munich, London's Wigmore Hall and the Cité de la Musique in Paris, as well as venues in cities including Brussels, Antwerp, Gent, Lucerne, Dortmund, Perugia, Genoa, Siena and Le Mans. The Jerusalem Quartet is a record three-time recipient of BBC Music Magazine's Chamber Music Award.
The Sir Jack Lyons Charitable Trust, the Israel Connection
Dr. Ronald Dougan
Jewish Community Foundation of Calgary