Sunday, November 12, 2023, Modigliani Quartet, displaying four beautiful and outstanding Italian instruments, forcefully demonstrated why they have such a strong reputation for string quartet music interpretation. Performing in the local Music In The Park series at the local Saint Anthony Park United Church of Christ, the quartet offered a fine program with works by Mozart, Elise Bertrand, Hugo Wolf, Puccini, Verdi and an encore by Schubert.
The concert Sunday afternoon illustrated the current theme of the quartet, Italian Apart from demonstrating the lasting significance of the compositions, the Paris-based quartet also aptly reminded classical music fans of the durability of excellent compositions like this program, plus the longevity of truly talented groups of musicians. The Modigliani Quartet is celebrating its twentieth year in 2023. They will delight audiences in many places across the world in 2024, including Zurich, Los Angeles, Brussels, Cologne, Istanbul and Monaco.