The celebrated Zehetmair String Quartet returns to the 92nd Street Y with a program of masterworks old and new. Hailed by the New York Times for its "polished, inspired and zestful playing," the Zehetmair Quartet is famous for performing almost entirely from memory.
BRUCKNER: String Quartet in C minor
HOLLIGER: String Quartet No. 2
(written for the Zehetmair Quartet, dedicated to Elliott Carter) (U.S. premiere)
CARTER: Fragment No. 1 for String Quartet
BEETHOVEN: String Quartet in F Major, Op. 1