We are following the COVID-19 situation regarding all our future in-person performance dates. In the meantime, please enjoy the virtual concerts below.

Pleasantville Chamber Music Society Concert

Streamed live on Mar 7, 2021

This concert was generously sponsored by the Pleasantville Chamber Music Society and recorded live at the Pleasantville Presbyterian Church. The Manhattan String Quartet is a teaching an performing organization comprised of highly acclaimed conservatory trained musicians: Curtis Macomber, Anna Lim, Marka Gustavsson, and Chris Finckel.

1:20 – Curtis Macomber speaks on Hugo Wolf’s Italian Serenade, written 1887
3:39 – Performance of Hugo Wolf’s Italian Serenade
10:53 – Marka Gustavsson speaks on Maurice Ravel’s Quartet in F Major, written 1903
14:04 – Performance of Ravel’s 1st Movement, Modere
22:47 – Chris Finckel speaks to Juri Seo, composer, on her piece, Respiri, written 2016
26:06 – Performance of Seo’s Respiri
34:16 – Anna Lim speaks on Op 130 and late Beethoven
37:33 – Performance of Beethoven Op 130 Poco Scherzoso
44:34 – Performance of Beethoven Op 130 Cavatina, dedicated to Eric Lewis
51:43 – Thanks to the Pleasantville Chamber Music Society
56:05 – Performance of Ravel’s 4th Movement, Agite