Celebrate Beethoven’s 250th birthday year with the Alexander String Quartet. This major artistic presence in its home base of San Francisco is equally beloved in its second home, the Mondavi Center.
They will perform String Quartet No. 1 in F major, Op. 18, No. 1 and String Quartet No. 9 in C major, Op. 59, No. 3
Renowned musicologist, author and composer Robert Greenberg provides commentary.
Alexander String Quartet
A major artistic presence in its home base of San Francisco, the Alexander String Quartet is equally beloved in its second home, the Vanderhoef Studio Theatre. This year the quartet introduces a new member, violist David Samuel, joining cellist Sandy Wilson, and violinists Fred Lifsitz and Zakarias Grafilo
Robert Greenberg has performed, taught and lectured extensively across North America and Europe. He is currently music historian-in-residence with San Francisco Performances, where he has lectured and performed since 1994.