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Emerson String Quartet 2016-2017 Concert Series (37th Season)

Evening Performance

View this year's Emerson String Quartet concerts!

Evening Performance

Sunday, March 19, 2017 - 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. ET
Code: 1P0524
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Emerson String Quartet (Photo: Lisa Mazzuccos)

The 2016–­17 season marks both the Emerson String Quartet’s 40th anniversary and its 37th in residence at the Smithsonian.

The Grammy Award-winning ensemble (violinists Eugene Drucker and Philip Setzer, violist Lawrence Dutton, and cellist Paul Watkins) offers a repertoire that includes masterworks by Mozart, Beethoven, Ravel, Berg, Debussy, Dvorak, and other greats, as well as Setzer’s solo recital featuring pianist Hsin-Chiao Liao.

To learn more about this quartet, click here.


Sun., March 19, 2017
Beethoven: String Quartet in F Major, Op. 135
Berg: String Quartet, Op. 3
Beethoven: String Quartet in E-flat Major, Op.127


All programs subject to change.

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