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Mondavi Center Presents

Alexander String Quartet with Robert Greenberg

Music as a Mirror of Our World: Chamber Music at the Turn of the Twentieth Century

December 3, 2023, February 25, 2024, and May 5, 2024

Jackson Hall

Members of Alexander String Quartet sit together on a bench
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The Alexander String Quartet and Robert Greenberg look back 100 years to the tumultuous social and political era of the early 20th century—times not unlike our own—and explore enduring works of the great music it produced. Programs will include works by Debussy, Ravel, Webern, Schoenberg, Sibelius, and Nielsen.

Robert Greenberg provides commentary throughout the Alexander String Quartet Concerts.

France – December 3, 2023
Claude Debussy: String Quartet in G Minor (1893)
Maurice Ravel: String Quartet in F (1903)

Scandinavia – February 25, 2024
Carl Nielsen: String Quartet No. 1, Op. 13 (1889)
Jean Sibelius: String Quartet No. 2, Op. 56 “Voces Intimae” (1909)

Austria – May 5, 2024
Arnold Schoenberg: String Quartet No. 1, Op. 7 (1905)
Anton Webern: Langsamer Satz (1905)
Anton Webern: Five Movements, Op. 5 (1909)

Sponsored by

  • Season Sponsor: The Nancy and Hank Fisher Family Fund

    The Nancy and Hank Fisher Family Fund

Individual support provided by

Thomas and Phyllis Farver

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