Kontras Quartet

October 16, 2017, 8:00 pm

Kontras, WFMT’s Ensemble-In-Residence, joins us in performance for this Live From WFMT broadcast with a program entitled “Roots” – classical music that references folk styles.

Kontras Quartet
Dmitri Pogorelov, violin
Francois Henkins, violin
Ben Weber, viola
Jean Hatmaker, cello

Music

Schubert
5 German Dances, D. 90: No.1 3

Haydn
String Quartet op.76 no.1: I. Allegro con spirito

Tchaikovsky
String Quartet No. 1: II. Andante Cantabile

Mozart
String Quartet in F major, K590: IV. Allegro

Jay Greenberg
Blues

H. Villa-Lobos
Quartet #5 “Quartetto Popular”: I. Poco andantino

Glazunov
5 Novelettes: I. Alla spagnuola: Allegretto

Stravinsky
3 pieces for String Quartet: I

Bartok
Romanian Folk dances (arr. Jean Hatmaker)

Ives
String Quartet No. 1: IV. Allegro marziale

Elmquist
Kontras

Golijov
Tenebrae

Dvorak
String Quartet in F Major “American”: IV. Finale