The Gaillard Center, Charleston, SCThe Shanghai Quartet
Renowned for its passionate musicality, impressive technique and multicultural innovations, the Shanghai Quartet has become one of the world’s foremost chamber ensembles. Its elegant style melds the delicacy of Eastern music with the emotional breadth of Western repertoire, allowing it to traverse musical genres including traditional Chinese folk music, masterpieces of Western music and cutting-edge contemporary works.
Shanghai Quartet is Weigang Li and Yi-Wen Jiang, Violins; Honggang Li, Viola; and Nicholas Tzavaras, Violoncello.
CSO String Quartet is Yuriy Bekker and Micah Gangwer, Violins; Jan-Marie Joyce, Viola; and Norbert Lewandowski, Violoncello.
Three Novelletten for String Quartet
String Quartet No. 14 in A flat major
Octet in E-flat Major