Northern Third Piano Quartet — Saturday, August 29, 8:00 p.m.
The Northern Third Piano Quartet returns to Spruce Peak performing a powerful musical program that includes solo and duo music of Mozart, Shostakovich, Middlebury composer Jorge Martin, and Schumann, the Piano Quartet in E-Flat Major, op. 47, one of the greatest works in the piano quartet repertoire.
The Northern Third Piano Quartet with members violinist Sofia Hirsch, violist Elizabeth Reid, cellist John Dunlop and pianist Alison Bruce Cerutti performs throughout Vermont to both audience and critical acclaim. Recent venues include Norwich University, the Barre Opera House and the Brandon Music Concert Series. The ensemble has been noted for its strength of ensemble playing and emotive musicality, offering audiences a showcase of Vermont’s remarkable talent.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Duo for Violin and Viola in B-Flat Major, K. 424
I. Adagio – Allegro
II. Andante cantabile
III. Thema (con variazioni): Andante grazioso
Cello Sonata in D Minor, Op. 40
I. Allegro non troppo
“Don’t Know Yet” for Solo Viola (USA Premiere)
Piano Quartet in E-Flat Major, Op. 47
I. Sostenuto assai – Allegro ma non troppo
II. Scherzo: Molto vivace
III. Andante cantabile
IV. Finale: Vivace
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