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Encore Houston, Episode 56: Chamber Music Houston – Modigliani Quartet

Chamber Music Houston features the Modigliani Quartet with works by Mozart, Saint-Saëns, and Mendelssohn.


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The Modigliani Quartet (L-R): Loïc Rio, violin; Laurent Marfaing, viola; Amaury Coeytaux, violin; François Kieffer, cello

On the latest episode of Encore Houston, the Modigliani Quartet performs at Rice University through Chamber Music Houston. This concert spans multiple generations of string quartets, from late-eighteenth century Mozart, mid-nineteenth century Mendelssohn, and Fin de siècle Saint-Saëns.

Music in this episode:

  • WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART, String Quartet in D major, K. 575
  • CAMILLE SAINT-SAËNS, String Quartet No. 1
  • FELIX MENDELSSOHN-BARTHOLDY, String Quartet in F minor, Op. 80
  • Encore: ROMAN HOFFSTETTER, Serenade for Strings
    • Amaury Coeytaux, violin
    • Loïc Rio, violin
    • Laurent Marfaing, viola
    • François Kieffer, cello
  • Performance date: 11/14/2017
  • Originally aired: 3/17/2018

New episodes of Encore Houston air Saturdays at 10 PM, with a repeat broadcast Sundays at 4 PM, all on Houston Public Media Classical.


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Joshua Zinn

Joshua Zinn

Producer, Houston Matters

Joshua is a producer for Houston Matters on News 88.7 as well as the host of Encore Houston on Houston Public Media Classical. He joined Houston Public Media as a radio intern in 2014 and became a full-time announcer the following year. Now he prepares segments and occasionally records interviews...

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