robert-schumannThe golden glow and good cheer of a great Haydn String Quartet is featured on this program from Spoleto, paired with one of Robert Schumann’s all-out masterpieces of chamber music: The Piano Quartet in E-flat, a piece that’s been called “Robert Schumann at his best and most accomplished.”

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HAYDN: String Quartet in F, Op. 77, No. 2
St. Lawrence String Quartet:
Geoff Nuttall
, violin
Scott St. John, violin
Lesley Robertson, viola
Christopher Costanza, cello

SCHUMANN: Piano Quartet in E-flat, Op. 47
Daniel Phillips
, violin
Hsin-Yun Huang, viola
Alisa Weilerstein, cello
Stephen Prutsman, piano