Quatour pour la fin du temps

July 27, 2023, 8:00 pm

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Olivier Messiaen (Photo: Rob Croes / Anefo, CC0, via Wikimedia Commons)

Season Finale: Pianist Kirill Gerstein, violinist Leila Josefowicz, cellist Paul Watkins, and clarinetist Carol McGonnell perform Olivier Messiaen’s haunting “Quatour pour la fin du temps” (Quartet for the End of Time).


Olivier Messiaen (1908–1992)
Quatuor pour la fin du temps (Quartet for the End of Time) for Clarinet, Violin, Cello, and Piano (1940-41)
Kirill Gerstein, piano; Leila Josefowicz, violin; Paul Watkins, cello; Carol McGonnell, clarinet