Apr 29-30, 2018

Takács Quartet

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Takács Quartet

Takács Quartet

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"The consummate artistry of the Takács is simply breathtaking."—The Guardian

The Grammy Award-winning string quartet has been moving audiences and selling out concerts for three decades at CU Boulder. Their irresistible blend of virtuosic technique and engaging personality has led The Guardian (London) to proclaim, "The Takács Quartet are matchless, their supreme artistry manifest at every level."

Haydn: String Quartet in D Major, Opus 76, No. 5
Webern: "Langsamer Satz" in E-flat Major
Intermission
Tchaikovsky: String Sextet in D minor, Op. 70 ""Souvenir de Florence""
     Erika Eckert viola
     David Requiro, cello

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"The upcoming season will include more works than ever that the Boulder audience has never heard the Takács play."

Kelly Dean Hansen, Daily Camera

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