At 7:30 pm on Sunday, October 26, Chamber Music Monterey Bay will be presenting the famed Juilliard String Quartet in a concert at Sunset Center in Carmel. The program will consist of Mozart’s String Quartet, K.458, Benjamin Britten’s String Quartet No. 3, and Brahms String Quartet Op. 51, No. 2 in A Minor.
With unparalleled artistry and enduring vigor, the Juilliard String Quartet continues to inspire audiences around the world. Founded in 1946 and hailed by the Boston Globe as “the most important American quartet in history,” the Juilliard draws on a deep and vital engagement to the classics, while embracing the mission of championing new works, a vibrant combination of the familiar and the daring. Each performance of the Juilliard Quartet is a unique experience, bringing together the four members’ profound understanding, total commitment, and unceasing curiosity in sharing the wonders of the string quartet literature
Learn about this concert’s composers and their works in a pre-concert lecture by Kai Christiansen, noted San Francisco musicologist. The lecture begins at 6:45 pm in Sunset Center Theater and is free of charge.
For ticket information call (831) 625-2212