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Manchester String Quartet Concert Series 2019-2020

September 23, 2019

Please join us on Monday, September 23, 2019 for the 31st season of the Manchester String Quartet performance at the National Institutes of Health. The concert is free and begins at 12:30 p.m. in the Masur Auditorium, Building 10.*

The Quartet will perform Haydn Quartets in E flat Major, Opus 33 #2 "Joke" and D Major, Opus 64 #5 "Lark".


Future concert dates:

Monday, October 7, 2019 - Mozart Quartet in G Major, K. 387, Beethoven Quartet in F Major, Opus 18 #1.

Monday, November 18, 2019 - Beethoven Quartet in E flat Major, Opus 74 "Harp".

Monday, December 9, 2019* - Mozart Viola Quintet in G Minor, K. 516, Guest artist: Chiara Deiguez, viola.

Monday, January 13, 2020* - Brahms Viola Quintet in G Major, Opus 111, Guest artist: Tsuna Sakamoto, viola.

Monday, February 10, 2020 - Ravel Introduction and Allegro, Guest artists: Adriana Horne,(harp); Leah Arsenault,(flute); and Paul Cigan, (clarinet).

Monday, March 2, 2020 - Schubert Quartet in A Minor, Opus 29 #1.

Monday, April 20, 2020 - Tchaikovsky Souvenir de Florence, Opus 70, Guest artists: Eric de Waardt, (viola); and Eugena Chang, (cello).

Monday, May 18, 2020 - Brahms Piano Quartet in G Minor, Opus 25, Guest artist: Lisa Emenheiser, (piano).

*Due to construction in the Masur Auditorium, Monday, December 9th, 2019 and Monday, January 13, 2020 concerts will be in the Lipsett Auditorium, Building 10.

This series is supported by the Foundation for Advanced Education in the Sciences (FAES).  For accommodations, please contact Sharon Greenwell at (301) 496-1776 or