Join the Atlantic String Quartet for an evening of diverse and captivating chamber music with Recital 4. On May 25, 2025, at the D.F. Cook Recital Hall, MUN School of Music, immerse yourself in a program that spans contemporary minimalism, a world premiere, and classical romanticism.

The concert begins with Philip Glass’s String Quartet no. 2 ‘Company’, a minimalist masterpiece known for its repetitive structures and mesmerizing, meditative quality. Glass’s unique style creates a sonic landscape that is both hypnotic and evocative.

Next, experience the world premiere of a new commission by acclaimed Canadian composer Alice Ho. Known for her innovative and expressive compositions, Ho’s new work promises to bring fresh and exciting sounds to the string quartet repertoire.

The evening concludes with Felix Mendelssohn’sString Quartet no. 2 in a minor, op. 13. This romantic quartet, inspired by Beethoven, is rich with lyrical melodies and intricate counterpoint. Its emotional depth and passionate intensity make it a favourite among chamber music enthusiasts.

Don’t miss this unique opportunity to hear the Atlantic String Quartet perform a program that bridges the old and the new, showcasing the breadth and versatility of the string quartet. Secure your tickets now for Recital 4 and join us for a night of unforgettable music at the D.F. Cook Recital Hall. Tickets are available at the ACC Box Office (709-729-3900), online at www.artsandculturecentre.com and at the door.

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Start Date

May 25, 2025 - 20:00

Location

D.F. Cook Recital Hall


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