St. Lawrence String Quartet



Sunday, April 21, 2013 3:00 PM
Irvine Barclay Theatre

Series Name: Barclay Mini Series, Beethoven Mini Series

SPECIAL DINNER OFFER AVAILABLE




Concert generously sponsored by Mr. Sam Ersan

Tickets for Irvine Barclay concerts will incur a $3.00 Vendini ticket charge. The Philharmonic Society’s standard 5% service fee will be waived.

Artists



Geoff Nuttall, violin
Scott St. John, violin
Lesley Robertson, viola
Christopher Costanza, cello

Program



HAYDN: String Quartet in D major, Op. 71, No. 2
GOLIJOV: "Qohelet" for String Quartet
BEETHOVEN: String Quartet No. 12 in E-flat, Op. 127

Click here for program notes.

Pre-Concert Lecture



Pre-concert lecture by Dean Corey, 2pm

Mr. Corey's lecture will personally guide audience members through the Society's multi-year Beethoven celebration, Beethoven: The Late Great -- a musical exploration into the final transcendence of one of the greatest composers of all time.

Dinner at Britta's Cafe



Feast on a Beethoven-inspired meal created specially for our Beethoven: The Late Great concert with the St. Lawrence String Quartet by our partner restaurant, Britta's Cafe. Located in the University Center just across the bridge from the Irvine Barclay Theatre, Britta's innovative cuisine celebrates the changing seasons and local bounty, and menus are both inspired and dictated by nature.

Dinner reservations at Britta's Cafe will be set for 5pm, following the St. Lawrence String Quartet performance. Packages include dinner (Beethoven's Macaroni & Cheese, a salad, choice of entrée and choice of dessert), non-alcoholic beverages, tax and gratuity, and cost $45/person.

1ST COURSE
Beethoven's Käsespätzle - Beethoven's Macaroni and Cheese

2ND COURSE
Gemischte Salat - House Salad

3RD COURSE - Choice of Entrée:
» Jägerschnitzel - Pork cutlet with Wild Mushrooms
» Rindsrouladen - Roulades of Beef
» Gebratenes Huhn - Roasted Chicken
» Eine Platte des Gemüses - A plate of Seasonal Vegetables
» Bratwurst und Sauerkraut - Sausage and pickled cabbage

4TH COURSE - Choice of Dessert:
» Rote Grütze - Red Berry Pudding
» Apfelkuchen - Apple Cake



Multimedia



The St. Lawrence String Quartet performs Dvorak's String Quartet Op. 106 (excerpts).



St. Lawrence String Quartet performs Haydn's String Quartet in G major, Op. 77, No. 1.

Pricing Information

$45   
$40   
$35   

Seating Chart