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Emerson String Quartet

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Saturday, September 24
7:30 pm
Wisconsin Union Theater | Shannon Hall
Cost: Available with Concert Series Subscription through Sept. 23
Single tickets on sale in August
For more than four decades, the Emerson String Quartet has maintained its status as one of the world’s premier chamber music ensembles.

Let the melodic sounds of the Emerson String Quartet wash over you as you witness part of their final tour. With nine GRAMMYs®, three Gramophone Awards, the Avery Fisher Prize, and Musical America’s “Ensemble of the Year” award, the Emerson String Quartet has maintained its status as one of the world’s premier chamber music ensembles since its founding in 1976. Named after the American poet and philosopher Ralph Waldo Emerson, the Quartet premiers breathtaking new works by some of today's most esteemed composers, keeping its repertoire fresh, influential, and exciting. 

Program:

LUDVIG VAN BEETHOVEN
String Quartet in E minor, Op. 59 No. 2
String Quartet in B-flat Major, Op. 130
Grosse Fuge in B-flat Major, Op. 133

This performance is part of the David and Kato Perlman Chamber Music Series and made possible by the David and Kato Perlman Chamber Music Fund.

Emerson String Quartet | Shostakovich: String Quartet No. 10

To save 20% on tickets and secure prime seating, purchase a Concert Series Subscription, which includes this event and five other spectacular classical performances.
    • Subscription Seating Zone A: $290
    • Subscription Seating Zone B: $218
    • Subscription Seating Zone C: $126

To learn more about the different seating zones, visit our Concert Series page.

Single tickets will be available for purchase starting in August 2022. Union Members save 10% on full-price tickets!
    • Tickets: $65 / $50 / $30
    • UW-Madison Students: $10
    • Virtual: $25

 

Click here for the most up-to-date information about COVID-19-related health and safety protocols.

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Let the melodic sounds of the Emerson String Quartet wash over you as you witness part of their final tour. With nine GRAMMYs®, three Gramophone Awards, the Avery Fisher Prize, and Musical America’s “Ensemble of the Year” award, the Emerson String Quartet has maintained its status as one of the world’s premier chamber music ensembles since its founding in 1976. Named after the American poet and philosopher Ralph Waldo Emerson, the Quartet premiers breathtaking new works by some of today's most esteemed composers, keeping its repertoire fresh, influential, and exciting. 

Program:

LUDVIG VAN BEETHOVEN
String Quartet in E minor, Op. 59 No. 2
String Quartet in B-flat Major, Op. 130
Grosse Fuge in B-flat Major, Op. 133

This performance is part of the David and Kato Perlman Chamber Music Series and made possible by the David and Kato Perlman Chamber Music Fund.

Emerson String Quartet | Shostakovich: String Quartet No. 10

To save 20% on tickets and secure prime seating, purchase a Concert Series Subscription, which includes this event and five other spectacular classical performances.
    • Subscription Seating Zone A: $290
    • Subscription Seating Zone B: $218
    • Subscription Seating Zone C: $126

To learn more about the different seating zones, visit our Concert Series page.

Single tickets will be available for purchase starting in August 2022. Union Members save 10% on full-price tickets!
    • Tickets: $65 / $50 / $30
    • UW-Madison Students: $10
    • Virtual: $25

 

Click here for the most up-to-date information about COVID-19-related health and safety protocols.

Event Categories

THEATER SEASON

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