Faculty Artist Series: The Left Bank Quartet - Polish Revival From Beyond the Border

Faculty Artist Series: The Left Bank Quartet - Polish Revival From Beyond the Border

Sunday, March 31, 2019 . 3 PM
Photo by Geoff Sheil

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This event will last approximately 2 hours.
Intermission: 
One

The Left Bank Quartet presents the music of 20th- and 21st-century Polish composers, familiar and unknown. The program is balanced by Beethoven's masterful Great Fugue, a work whose revival was championed by Polish violin virtuoso Henryk Wieniawski.

Program:

Grazyna Bacewicz No. 4
Mieczysław Weinberg No. 8
Beethoven Op. 127

This event is part of the Year of Immigration, which aims to transform dialogue into impact on urgent issues related to immigration, global migration and refugees, and to foster open conversation and greater connection with the University of Maryland’s large and diverse international community. For more information visit yearofimmigration.umd.edu.