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Philadelphia Chamber Music Society

Ida Levin Tribute Concert

Wednesday
Jan 10, 2018
8:00 PM
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Overview

Cynthia Raim, piano; Daniel Phillips, violin; Carmit Zori, violin; Hsin-Yun Huang, viola;
Marcy Rosen, cello; Peter Stumpf, cello

Shostakovich: String Quartet No. 8, Op. 110
Beethoven: Cello Sonata in D Major, Op. 102, No. 2
Glazunov: String Quintet in A Major, Op. 39

Having had to postpone this collaborative performance due to illness two years ago, PCMS asked these world-class musicians if they would reunite this season. After a heroic battle with leukemia, our dear friend and violinist Ida Levin, who had devised this program, passed away. The remaining artists decided to continue on and present this Philadelphia event in her honor. The program features a rarely-heard chamber music gem that Ida loved greatly: Alexander Glazunov’s String Quintet in A Major, a work allegedly inspired by Schubert’s great C Major Quintet.

Perelman Theater

Inside the Kimmel Center

300 S Broad St

Philadelphia, PA 19102

Run Time: 2 hours