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Cuarteto Casals

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Friday, March 1
7:30 pm
Wisconsin Union Theater | Shannon Hall
Cost: $25 | Ticket Policies: Youth (up to 18 yrs old) tickets must be purchased at the same time as regular priced General Public, Union Member, UW Fac/Staff or UW Madison Student ticket. Limit to 2 youth tickets per regular priced ticket.
Student ID may be required when presenting ticket at entrance.
General Public: $25/$36/$40, Union Member: $25$/$32/$36, UW Faculty/Staff: $25/$34/$38, Youth: $20, UW Madison Student: $10
String quartet performing the great masterpieces from the 17th century to today.

Named after the great Catalan cellist Pau Casals, Barcelona-based Cuarteto Casals is a string quartet dedicated to performing the great masterpieces from the 17th century to present day. As the 2018 quartet-in-residence at the Royal Palace in Madrid, they serve as musical ambassadors and shed light on Spanish talent and culture.

Program

Quartet in C Major, op. 33, no. 3 ("The Bird) ............... Haydn
Quartet No. 3 .................................................................. Bartók
Fantasies for String Quartet (selected works) ............. Purcell
Quartet in G Minor, op. 10 ............................................. Debussy


 

Don't miss the FREE preconcert lecture by Carol Carlson at 6pm in the Old Madison Room!

Carol holds Doctor of Musical Arts and Master of Music degrees in violin performance from UW-Madison. She studied with Professor Felicia Moye, whom she also served as teaching assistant. Additionally, Carol holds Bachelor of Music and Bachelor of Arts degrees from Truman State University, and a Graduate Certificate from Park University. Carol is a member of Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi, Pi Kappa Lambda, and Sigma Alpha Iota.


Learn more about Cuarteto Casals on their website.


 

Named after the great Catalan cellist Pau Casals, Barcelona-based Cuarteto Casals is a string quartet dedicated to performing the great masterpieces from the 17th century to present day. As the 2018 quartet-in-residence at the Royal Palace in Madrid, they serve as musical ambassadors and shed light on Spanish talent and culture.

Program

Quartet in C Major, op. 33, no. 3 ("The Bird) ............... Haydn
Quartet No. 3 .................................................................. Bartók
Fantasies for String Quartet (selected works) ............. Purcell
Quartet in G Minor, op. 10 ............................................. Debussy


 

Don't miss the FREE preconcert lecture by Carol Carlson at 6pm in the Old Madison Room!

Carol holds Doctor of Musical Arts and Master of Music degrees in violin performance from UW-Madison. She studied with Professor Felicia Moye, whom she also served as teaching assistant. Additionally, Carol holds Bachelor of Music and Bachelor of Arts degrees from Truman State University, and a Graduate Certificate from Park University. Carol is a member of Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi, Pi Kappa Lambda, and Sigma Alpha Iota.


Learn more about Cuarteto Casals on their website.


 

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