The Front Row

Shepherd School of Music – Faculty Recital

Shepherd School of Music faculty violist, Ivo-Jan van der Werff, talks about the program of piano quintets by Elgar and Shostakovich that he and his colleagues will perform tonight at Rice University. Plus, he shares an excerpt from the Elgar quintet, which he recorded as a member of the Medici String Quartet!


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Catherine Lu chats with Ivo-Jan van der Werff.

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