92Y Concerts on WNYC: Tokyo String Quartet, Part 1

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Plays: 345

92Y’s string quartet-in-residence performs music by Haydn, plus a rarely-heard Septet by German composer Hanns Eisler, drawn from his own music for a Charlie Chaplin film.

Tokyo String Quartet
Martin Beaver, violin
Kikuei Ikeda, violin
Kazuhide Isomura, viola
Clive Greensmith, cello

HAYDN: String Quartet in C major, Op. 50, No. 2
Tokyo String Quartet
Performance date: Sat, Feb 9, 2008

EISLER: Septet No. 2 for Flute, Clarinet, Bassoon and String Quartet, “Circus”
Tokyo String Quartet
Tara Helen O’Connor, flute/piccolo
Alan R. Kay, clarinet
Frank Morelli, bassoon
Performance date: Sat, Feb 12, 2005

HAYDN: String Quartet in C major, Op. 33, No. 3, “Finale”
Tokyo String Quartet
Performance date: Sat, Feb 12, 2005

Original Broadcast Date: April 26, 2008