October 17, 2017

Friends of Chamber Music: Pacifica Quartet with Menahem Pressler, piano

The Grammy award-winning Pacifica Quartet has become a Portland favorite. And no wonder! Their exuberant performance style, coupled with their virtuosity makes for such exciting concerts. This season they are joined by the legendary chamber musician Menahem Pressler. A founding member and the pianist of the Beaux Arts Trio for all of its 51 years, he has established himself among the world’s most distinguished and honored musicians, with a career that spans more than six decades.
“Stupendous, breathtaking virtuosity.”The Sunday Times

Monday’s program includes Mozart’s Quartet in F Major, K. 590; Quartet No. 2 in C Major, Op. 36 of Britten and Dvorak’s Piano Quintet in A Major, Op. 81.
Tuesday’s program includes Haydn’s Quartet in B-flat Major, Op. 76, No. 4; Quartet No. 3 of Schnittke and Schumann’s Piano Quintet in E-flat Major, Op. 44. For ticket information view Organizer Website below.

Friends of Chamber Music

Lincoln Performance Hall on the campus of Portland State University
1620 SW Park Avenue
Portland 97201

October 14th, 2013 at 7:30pm