Monday, August 1, 2016 at 7:30 pm

Alice Tully Hall

Photo by: Lisa-Marie Mazzucco

Above: Emerson String Quartet

Emerson String Quartet and Emanuel Ax, piano

To celebrate a half-century of Mostly Mozart, the storied Emerson String Quartet pairs up with beloved pianist Emanuel Ax in their first-ever performance together at the festival. Relish the rustic peasant dances of Schubert’s wistful “Rosamunde” Quartet and Dvořák’s folk-flavored Piano Quintet in this vibrant evening.

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“High in the pantheon of chamber music.” Seattle Times
“Within minutes, we are totally captured by his intensity and pianistic achievement.” Los Angeles Times on Emanuel Ax
This program is approximately 1 hour, 45 minutes, including intermission.