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Chamber Music, Jerusalem Quartet, March 16, 2014, Patron Sponsors: Helene and Charles Linker


Quartet No. 2 in A major, Op. 68
Quartet No. 4 in D major, Op. 83
Quartet No. 12 in F minor, Op. 122

"Passion, precision, warmth, a gold blend: these are the trademarks of this excellent Israeli string quartet," says The Times, London. With celebrated recordings and acclaimed international performances, the Jerusalem Quartet has charted a captivating path through some of the most vigorous and compelling repertoire ever written for string quartet. Here, the Jerusalem performs an all-Shostakovich program, after a Shostakovich cycle at the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center.

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Discover, Engage: Education & Community Programs Education & Community Event: Sightlines
Sun, Mar 16, 2-2:30 pm
Hertz Hall
Pre-performance talk by musicologist Bill Quillen of the UC Berkeley Department of Music. Sightlines are free to event ticket holders.

Program Notes

Program notes are available online. [PDF]

Parking Alerts

Parking may be a problem on campus for this performance due to a cycling race. Please see our Parking Alert section for more information.


Smetana/Quartet No.1 "From My Life" - 4. Vivace

Mozart/Quartet K.421 in D Minor - 2. Andante

Debussy/String Quartet Op.10 in G - 2. Assez vif et bien rythmé

@ Hertz

UC Berkeley's Hertz Hall, the intimate and inviting concert venue at the heart of the campus, will be home this season to some of Cal Performances' most unforgettable musical experiences. Combining exciting repertoire and exquisite performances by some of today's most acclaimed musicians, Hertz Hall is the perfect setting to enjoy sublime music-making.

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Sun, March 16, 3 pm