The Parker Quartet are the current Blodgett Artists-in-Residence at the Harvard Department of Music. They coach classes and give public concerts, read student works, and participate in the musical life of the department. The Quartet also premieres the winning composition of the annual Blodgett Composition Competition.
Program includes Mozart, Quartet No. 22 in B-flat; Ligeti, Quartet No. 1, Metamorpheses noctures; Bartok, Quartet No. 6.
Program includes Stravinsky, Concertino; Sibelius, Quartet, Voces intimae, Op. 56; Franck, Piano Quintet in F minor (with the winner of the 2017 Parker Quartet Guest Artist Award).
Tickets: Performances are FREE, but tickets required. Limit of 2 tickets per person. Tickets valid until 7:45pm. Available by phone (617-496-2222) or online for a fee.