Celebrate the return of the Masters Series with a “Dance Party” program
The SLSQ is renowned for the intensity of its performances, its breadth of repertoire, and its commitment to concert experiences that are at once intellectually exciting and emotionally alive. Established in Toronto in 1989, SLSQ quickly earned acclaim at top international chamber music com- petitions and was soon playing hundreds of concerts per year worldwide. It established an ongoing residency at Spoleto Festival USA, made prize-winning recordings for EMI of music by Schumann, Tchaikovsky, andGolijov, earning two Grammy nominations and a host of other prizes before being appointed ensemble-in-residence at Stanford University in 1998.
“Modern … dramatic … superb … wickedly attentive…with a hint of rock ‘n roll energy…” are just a few ways critics describe the musical phenomenon that is the St. Lawrence String Quartet.
January 9, 2022 – 7 p.m.
January 10, 2022 – 7:30 p.m.
Haydn menuets alternating with works by Piazzolla, Bartók, Kevin Volans and various waltzes
Dvorak: Quartet in G Major, Op. 106
Geoff Nuttall, violin
Owen Dalby, violin
Lesley Robertson, viola
Christopher Costanza, cello