Kontras Quartet Chamber Classics

kontras-100The Kontras Quartet is in residence with the Western Piedmont Symphony Orchestra - but on this edition of Carolina Live, they'll be playing more intimate works by Haydn, Glazunov and Schumann - before joining the orchestra and soloist Kelly Hall-Tompkins for the Violin Concerto of Jean Sibelius. The chamber concert was recorded in Hickory in October of 2010 at the Catawba Valley Arts and Science Auditiorium; the concerto was at the P.E. Monroe Auditorium at Lenoir-Rhyne University in March of 2011.

Kontras Quartet

Dmitri Pogorelov, Francois Henkins, violins; Ai Ishida, viola; Jean Hatmaker, cello

Listen to the entire program: Kontras Quartet Chamber Classics

Billboard and introduction to Haydn's Quartet in G Major - Lauren Rico

HAYDN: String Quartet in G Major, op. 33 no. 5
Kontras Quartet

Introduction to Glazunov's "Five Novelettes" - Lauren Rico

GLAZUNOV: Five Novelettes for String Quartet
Kontras Quartet

Introduction to Schumann's Quartet in A - Lauren Rico

SCHUMANN: String Quartet in A Major, op. 41 no. 3
Kontras Quartet

Introduction to Sibelius Violin Concerto - Lauren Rico

SIBELIUS: Violin Concerto in D minor
Kelly Hall-Tompkins, violin
Western Piedmont Symphony Orchestra
John Gordon Ross, conductor

End of the show - Lauren Rico

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