3.21.20, 9:30 AM: VIRGINIA PREMIERE: The Well-Tempered Quartet

Virginia Premiere!  The acclaimed Borromeo Quartet, Ensemble in Residence at the Heifetz International Music Institute during the summer months, and New England Conservatory the rest of the year, unveils a brand-new string-quartet arrangement of Book II of Bach’s Well-Tempered Claiver, fashioned by the quartet’s first violinist (and Heifetz Institute Artistic Director) Nicholas Kitchen.

 

Program:
Prelude and Fugue No. 1 in C major, BWV 870
Prelude and Fugue No. 2 in C minor, BWV 871
Prelude and Fugue No. 3 in C-sharp major, BWV 872
Prelude and Fugue No. 4 in C-sharp minor, BWV 873
Prelude and Fugue No. 5 in D major, BWV 874
Prelude and Fugue No. 6 in D minor, BWV 875
Prelude and Fugue No. 7 in E-flat major, BWV 876
Prelude & Fugue No.8 in D-sharp minor, BWV 877
Prelude & Fugue No.9 in E major, BWV 878
Prelude & Fugue No. No. 10 in E minor, BWV 879
Prelude & Fugue No. 11 in F major, BWV 880
Prelude & Fugue No. 12 in F minor, BWV 881
Prelude & Fugue No. 13 in F-sharp major, BWV 882
Prelude & Fugue No.No. 14 in F-sharp minor, BWV 883
Prelude & Fugue No. 15 in G major, BWV 884
Prelude & Fugue No. 16 in G minor, BWV 885
Prelude & Fugue No.17 in A-flat major, BWV 886
Prelude & Fugue No. 18 in G-sharp minor, BWV 887
Prelude & Fugue No. 19 in A major BWV 888
Prelude & Fugue No. 20 in A minor, BWV 889
Prelude & Fugue No. 21 in B-flat major, BWV 888
Prelude & Fugue No. 22 in B-flat minor BWV 891
Prelude & Fugue No. 23 in B major BWV 892
Prelude & Fugue No. 24 in B minor, BWV 893

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