Roberto Diaz, the Dover Quartet, and pianist Alexander Ullman

Curtis on Tour, chamber ensemble of The Curtis Institute of Music

06 June 2013 | 19:30 – 23:00

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Roberto Diaz, world renowned violist and President of the Curtis Institute of Music, heads a program of chamber music that includes the award-winning Dover Quartet and pianist Alexander Ullman. This special Arts Arena concert will take place in the historically important and stunning 18th century mansion of Talleyrand, later the headquarters of the Marshall Plan for Europe following World War II.

The program features Mendelssohn and Schumann:

Quintet No. 2 in B-flat major, Op. 87 – Felix Mendelssohn (1809 – 1847) – performed by the Dover Quartet with Roberto Díaz on viola.
– Allegro vivace
– Andante scherzando
– Adagio e lento
– Allegro molto vivace

Quintet in E-flat major, Op. 44 – Robert Schumann (1810 – 1856) – performed by the Dover Quartet with Alexander Ullman on piano.
– Allegro brilliante
– In modo d’una marcia: Un poco largamente
– Scherzo: Molto vivace
– Allegro, ma non troppo