Quartetto di Cremona

Quartetto di Cremona

March 16 - 17, 2013

“… as sleek and elegant as an Armani suit”   Strad Magazine

Artists-in-residence in Milan and at the Academy Santa Cecilia in Rome, Quartetto di Cremona enjoys an international reputation for artistic and thoughtful interpretations of repertoire from classical to contemporary. For their first US tour, this exciting quartet performs rarely heard gems from great Italian composers.

Saturday Salon Concert, March 16, 2013
7:00 p.m. Westby Pavilion
Respighi: String Quartet No. 3 in D Major
Beethoven: String Quartet in D Major, Op. 18, No. 3

Sunday, March 17, 2013
3:00 p.m. Williams Theatre
2:15 p.m. Preconcert Lecture
All Italian Program
Boccherini: String Quartet in C Major, Op. 32, No. 4
Verdi: String Quartet in E minor
Puccini: “Chrysanthemums” Elegy for String Quartet
Cherubini: String Quartet in D minor

Listen Now

CMT’s musicologist Jason Heilman has handpicked the following CD’s as the best way to preview the excellent music coming live to Tulsa on the CMT 2012-2013 season.  When you purchase music using these links, ArkivMusic will donate a portion of the proceeds to Chamber Music Tulsa.  Thank you for supporting our chamber music concerts and local educational programs!       

Respighi, Quartet in D Major:
-       Respighi String Quartets / New Hellenic Quartet
Beethoven, Quartet No. 3 in D Major, Op. 18, No. 3:
-       Beethoven: Early String Quartets, Op 18 / Quartetto Italiano
Boccherini, Quartet in C Major, Op. 32, No. 4:
-       Boccherini: String Quartets Op 32, Nos. 3-6 /Quartetto Borciani
Verdi, Quartet in E Minor:
-       The Italian Album / Guarneri Quartet
Puccini, Crisantemi (Chrysanthemums):
-       Miniatures for Strings / Juilliard String Quartet
Cherubini, Quartet No. 3 in D Minor:
-       Cherubini: String Quartets Nos. 1-6 / Melos String Quartet