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an instrumental quartet with 2 violins and a viola and a cello

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Music will include Brewbaker's third string quartet, composed for and premiered by the Elgin Youth Symphony Orchestra's Maud Powell Quartet, as well as Johannes Brahms' second string quartet in A minor.
77 String Quartet announced their particular qualities effectively enough, Mozart's B flat String Quartet, K589, served to expand them.
An acclaimed string quartet visits the University of Oregon campus, while a brass quintet and an unconventional musical duo play at Beall Concert Hall this week.
THE Carducci String Quartet will feature at Rhyl Music Club's next concert on Wednesday, October 21.
Their concert, in the picturesque setting of All Saints Church, Leamington Hastings, near Rugby, comes hot on the heels of the Allegri String Quartet, who are playing at Leamington's Royal Pump Rooms tonight, and ahead of the Coull Quartet's first concert of their new season at Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry, on Wednesday.
Robert Mann was the founding first violinist of the renowned Julliard String Quartet and worked with the group for 52 consecutive years, from 1946 to 1997.
New Delhi, Apr.21 ( ANI ): It came as a surprise to me to see a largely Indian-dominant audience attend a Western Classical concert performed by Hungary's famed Kodaly String Quartet here over the weekend.
Zilberman's debut script, co-written with Seth Grossman, attracted Philip Seymour Hoffman, Catherine Keener, Christopher Walken and Mark Ivanir to the film, which follows a New York string quartet whose future hangs in the balance as they prepare for their 25th anniversary concert.
It will be performed at the town's St Mary's Church on August 23 by the Mavron String Quartet.
The occasion was marked by the release of a box-set of the complete Beethoven String quartets, string quintents, Fragments and Original versions; new commissions of Six Quartettini from Robin Halloway and a new piece from Roxanna Panufnik and the poet Wendy Cope; involvement in Phil Grabsky's new documentary film, In search of Beethoven; a series of performances of Haydn's Seven Last Words incorporating the Endellion's especially for this piece and concerts in the UK, Europe, China, Japan and Korea.
Schumann is also represented, through his String Quartet in A minor, Op.41, No.1, during the Michelangelo Quartet's recital on January 19.
Deutsche Grammophon (Universal Music Classics Group) has released an all-Brahms recording featuring pianist Leon Fleisher performing with the Emerson String Quartet. This 2-CD set features the String Quartets of Johannes Brahms and Brahms's Piano Quintet, for which the Emersons teamed up with Leon Fleisher.
The first item on the programme will be Beethoven's String Quartet in C minor Op 18 N04, widely regarded as one of his first and most dramatic string quartets.
Elgar Walton Bridge String Quartets - The Coull Quartet (Helios CDH55218) ***
In the first of a seven-recital residency at the Sage's Hall Two, one of the world's top string quartets, The Lindsays, opened a celebration of the centenary of the birth of composer Sir Michael Tippett.