Brevard Music Center Performance

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Brevard Music Center Performance
July 15, 2014 7:00 pm
$6 members, $10 non-members
Asheville Art Museum
2 S. Pack Square, Asheville, NC, 28801, United States

Brevard Music Center Summer Festival Performance

In conjunction with the Brevard Music Center’s Summer Festival (now in its 78th season), the Asheville Art Museum is honored to partner again with the center to bring three performances to the Museum audience. In the spirit of Brevard Music Center’s mission, the summer festival will include performances by young musicians of exceptional talent, as well as members of Brevard’s renowned artist faculty.

Early reservations are recommended. Call 828.253.3227 or purchase online: Members or Non-Members.

For tonight’s performance, BMC Artist Faculty members violinist Marjorie Bagley, violinist Corinne Stillwell, violist Erika Eckert and cellist Alistair MacRae will perform an evening of string quartets.


String Quartet No. 3 in E-Flat Major

by Arriaga, Juan Crisostomo de (1806-1826)

  1.  Allegro
  2. Pastorale – Andantino
  3. Menuetto – Allegro – Trio plus lent
  4. Presto agitato

La Oración del torero, Op.34 (“The Bullfighter’s Prayer”)
by Joaquin Turina(1882-1949)




String Quartet No. 3 in E-Flat minor, Op. 30
by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840-1893)

  1. Andante Sostenuto – Allegro moderato
  2. Allegretto vivo e scherzando
  3. Andante funebre e doloroso, ma con moto
  4.  Finale: Allegro non troppo e risoluto