Posts Tagged ‘Takacs Quartet’

Nov. 11 2015

The Takács Quartet at Shriver Hall

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | No Comments

  “The Takács Quartet are matchless, their supreme artistry manifest at every level.” – The Guardian, London                         The Takács Quartet plays Haydn, Dvořák, and the second commissioned work of the SHCS 50th anniversary season. Here is Executive Director, Catherine Cochran, with more.    

Apr. 18 2012

Standing Out in a Crowd

By Reed Hessler | Posted in Host Blogs | No Comments

We live in a golden age of chamber music ensembles, not only string quartets, but established piano trios and piano quartets, which would have been unheard of half a century ago. The bar is high. No one gets away with vague intonation or rhythm any more. Ensemble means just that; a group must sound like a […]