Orion String Quartet with David Shifrin, clarinet
November 12, 2011
The Orion String Quartet's subtlety and precision, passionate exploration and wit are the reasons this foursome has emerged as one of the top quartets on the chamber music scene. Joining the Orion is virtuoso clarinetist David Shifrin, one of only two wind players to win the distinguished Avery Fisher Prize. Program will feature the Boston premiere of Mark Neikrug's Clarinet Quintet, co-commissioned by Celebrity Series of Boston.
String Quartet No. 19 in C Major, K. 465, “Dissonance”
Clarinet Quintet (Boston Premiere)
Clarinet Quintet in A Major, K. 581
All programs subject to change.