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Debussy, Schulhoff, and Beethoven - Mill City String Quartet

  • The Baroque Room 275 4th Street East, Suite 280 Saint Paul, MN, 55101 United States (map)

Mill City String Quartet
Debussy, Schulhoff, and Beethoven

Admission is FREE
Donations accepted for the Mill City String Quartet’s prison outreach program

Huldah Niles and Erika Hoogeveen, violins
Valerie Little, viola
Ruth Marshall, cello

FEATURING: DEBUSSY String Quartet in G Minor SCHULHOFF Five Pieces for String Quartet BEETHOVEN String Quartet Op. 95, “Serioso” 

We end our 2016-17 season with a program of exciting and classic string quartet repertoire. Though it received mixed reviews at the time, Debussy's singular string quartet has become a cornerstone of the modern string quartet repertoire. Lesser known are the Five Pieces of Schulhoff, a modern take on the baroque dance suite. We'll end with Beethoven's "Serioso" quartet, a personal reflection on the composer's life at the time, and the only quartet to which Beethoven ascribed a subtitle.