Jupiter String Quartet Previews Tuesday Night Krannert Performance

April 23, 2019
 
Illinois Public Media's Brian Moline and the Jupiter String Quartet in the WILL-TV studio.

Illinois Public Media's Brian Moline (left) and the Jupiter String Quartet in the WILL-TV studio.

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The Jupiter String Quartet performs Tuesday night at Krannert Center for the Performing Arts in Urbana.

The quartet-in-residence at the University of Illinois will perform Mendelssohn’s String Quartet No. 2 in A-Minor, Dvořák’s String Quartet No. 13 in G Major, and a newly commissioned work by composer Kati Agócs, "Imprimatur."

The Jupiter String Quartet came to the WILL studios last week to perform excerpts from this concert, and to discuss the program and their 16 years performing together.

Watch below to see the full-length performances:

Mendelssohn String Quartet No. 2 in A Minor, Op. 13. 1. Adagio (A major) – Allegro vivace (A minor, sonata form):

Mendelssohn String Quartet No. 2 in A Minor, Op. 13. 2.Adagio non lento (F major):

Agócs, "Imprimatur"

Video production by D.J. Roach and Sarah Edwards. Audio production by Jason Croft.

Hear the full interview below:

Story source: WILL