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The Pacifica Quartet: Beethoven and Shostakovich

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The Pacifica Quartet: Beethoven and Shostakovich

340 Royce Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90095
April 11th, 2012 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM

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EVENT TYPE:  
Performance
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http://www.uclalive.org/
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culver city/west la
EMAIL:  
info@uclalive.org
PHONE:  
310-825-2101
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Box-office window, Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
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UCLA (University of California, Los Angeles)
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performance
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Tickets from $20 ($15 UCLA Students)

DESCRIPTION
Named Musical America’s 2009 Ensemble of the Year, the Grammy-winning Pacifica Quartet has received international acclaim as one of the finest chamber ensembles performing today. Recent career honors include appointment as quartet-in-residence at New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art, the position held for 43 years by the Guarneri String Quartet. In 2009 the Pacifica received the Grammy Award for Best Chamber Music Performance. The ensemble will perform Beethoven’s Quartet in C minor, Op. 18, No. 4 and Quartet in E minor, Op. 59, No. 2, along with Shostakovich’s stirring Quartet No. 9.