Skip to main content
Smithsonian Associates - Entertaining, Informative, Eclectic, Insightful

The Emerson String Quartet 2018–19 Season

Evening Performance

View this year's Emerson String Quartet concerts!

Sunday, March 10, 2019 - 6:00 p.m.
Code: 1P0631

Please Note: This concert has a rescheduled date (originally Saturday, Jan. 5, 2019).

The Emerson String Quartet stands apart in the history of string quartets with an unparalleled list of achievements over three decades, including more than 30 acclaimed recordings, nine Grammy’s (including two for Best Classical Album), three Gramophone Awards, and the Avery Fisher Prize.

The Quartet (violinists Eugene Drucker and Philip Setzer, violist Lawrence Dutton, and cellist Paul Watkins) continues its series at the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C. for its 40th season.

To learn more about this quartet, click here.


Sun., March 10, 2019

George Walker: Lyric for Strings
Verdi: String Quartet in E Minor
Beethoven: String Quartet No. 7 in F Major, Op. 59 No. 1 


Please Note: There is no on-site parking available at the concert's location.

All programs subject to change.

To view other concerts in this series, click here.

Smithsonian Year of Music

National Museum of Natural History
Baird Auditorium
10th St & Constitution Ave, NW
Metro: Federal Triangle