New York Philharmonic String Quartet
May 16, 2019 | 7:30 pm
Established in January 2017 during the New York Philharmonic’s 175th anniversary, this ensemble includes four principal musicians from its name- sake orchestra, each of whom have won multiple prestigious prizes and have appeared as soloists with the Philharmonic and major orchestras around the world. The group brings the 2018-19 UGA season to an exciting close playing ambitious works by Haydn, Shostakovich, and Brahms.
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Frank Huang, violin
Sheryl Staples, violin
Cynthia Phelps, viola
Carter Brey, cello
HAYDN: Quartet in D Minor, Op. 76, No. 2, “Die Quinten”
SHOSTAKOVICH: Quartet in E-flat Major, Op. 117
BRAHMS: Quartet in A Minor, Op. 51, No. 2
Doris M. Ramsey
Dr. Allen C. and Mrs. Phyllis M. Cromwell