TCDP TOP PICK | Accordo 2012-13 Concert 1

10/15/2012 - 7:30pm

TCDP TOP PICK: Maybe it's because they were never Picked to Click, but Accordo have managed to outlast the average new band. The chamber music supergroup is entering its fourth season with a program of classics by Mozart, Haydn, Bartók, and Dohnányi. As an added incentive, the venue is architectural landmark Christ Church Lutheran. - Jay Gabler

Presented by The Schubert Club, Northrop Concerts and Lectures, and Kate Nordstrum Projects

Program:

Haydn: String Quartet in G Major, Opus 77 No. 1

Bartók: Duos for Two Violins

Dohnányi: Serenade for String Trio in C Major, Opus 10

Mozart: Viola Quintet in C Major, K. 515

Accordo, established in 2009, is a Minnesota-based chamber group made up of some of the very best instrumentalists in the country, eager to share their love of classical and contemporary chamber music in intimate and unique performance spaces. Its fourth season (2012-13) will be presented by The Schubert Club, Northrop Concerts and Lectures, and Kate Nordstrum Projects at the National Historic Landmark Christ Church Lutheran, one of the Twin Cities’ great architectural treasures designed by the esteemed architect Eliel Saarinen and his son Eero Saarinen.

Accordo includes a string octet composed of Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra and Minnesota Orchestra principal players Rebecca Albers, Ruggero Allifranchini, Steven Copes, Erin Keefe, Kyu-Young Kim, Maiya Papach, Anthony Ross, and Ronald Thomas.

Tickets: $24 adult, $22 senior/U of M Alumni, $12 student

Four Concert Subscription: $80

ON SALE JULY 23, 2012

3244 34th Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN 55406
612-721-6611
3244 34th Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55406

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