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Registration for this event is now closed, although we will still accept walk-ins.
About 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.
Weigang Li, violin
Yi-Wen Jiang, violin
Honggang Li, viola
Nicholas Tzavaras, cello
With Special Guest
Bright Sheng, piano
Y.K. Pao Distinguished Visiting Professor of Cultural Studies
HKUST Jockey Club Institute for Advanced Study Visiting Professor
Turina: La Oración del Torero
Beethoven: String Quartet No. 9 in C, Op. 59, No. 3 “Rasumovsky”
Dvořák: Piano Quintet in A No. 2 in C, Op.81