Great Concert!

Emerson Concert January 7, 2013

For those of you lucky enough to be in New York City on January 7th, here’s one terrific concert for you:

  • Emerson String Quartet performs with Yefim Bronfman, piano

Venue: Carnegie Hall; Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

After 35 years together, the Emerson String Quartet teams up with Yefim Bronfman to perform Brahms’ Piano Quintet, a work filled with the composer’s youthful vitality and excitement. In addition you’ll hear two additional works by Brahms; see below.


Emerson String Quartet

•• Eugene Drucker, Violin
•• Philip Setzer, Violin
•• Lawrence Dutton, Viola
•• David Finckel, Cello

  • Yefim Bronfman, Piano
  • Paul Neubauer, Viola
  • Colin Carr, Cello



  • String Quartet in A Minor, Op. 51, No. 2
  • String Sextet in G Major, Op. 36
  • Piano Quintet in F Minor, Op. 34

As an introduction to this concert, I have collected a Spotify playlist for you that I called “Hanks Brahms Chamber”. Just click on a selection, and enjoy!



And as for a video, here is Brahms’ String Quartet in A minor, Opus 52, no. 2 – I. Allegro non troppo:



Tags: Johannes Brahms, concert, Emerson Quartet, Yefim Bronfman

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