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.
Geoff Nuttall, violin
Scott St. John, violin
Lesley Robertson, viola
Christopher Costanza, cello
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
for program notes.
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.
- Beethoven's Macaroni and Cheese
- House Salad
3RD COURSE - Choice of Entrée:
- Pork cutlet with Wild Mushrooms
- 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:
- Red Berry Pudding
- Apple Cake
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.