Viano String Quartet CANCELLED
Chamber Music Houston's Emerging Young Ensemble of the 2020-2021 season
2021.03.09 |
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Midtown Arts and Theater Center Houston


Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
Quartet No. 6 in B♭, Op. 18/6
Carolyn Shaw (b. 1982)
*New Work
Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
Quartet in G Minor, Op. 10, L85


Lucy Wang, violin

Hao Zhou, violin

Aiden Kane, viola

Tate Zawadiuk, cello

Storming the world stage since winning the 2019 Banff Competition, the Viano Quartet will premiere with CMH as the Emerging Young Ensemble of the season.  Its blended sound and huge range of dynamics will lend to a superb performance of Debussy’s Quartet.

The new work by Caroline Shaw, Shepherd School alum and youngest-ever winner of a Pulitzer Prize for Music, will mark the first appearance on CMH programs of this exciting young composer

*Co-commission of Third Angle New Music:  Bravo! Vail Music Festival; Coretet; and Ragazze Quartet

…four strong players with matching sound and unanimity of concept…hair-raising, with bolts of lightning flashing from many pages..”

American Record Guide



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