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MIGRATION + REVOLUTION Rimsky-Korsakov String Quartet

This concert honors the centenary of the Bolshevik Revolution of October 1917 (which took place October 25th/26th, 1917), and the memory of all those it displaced and affected. Doors open at 6:30, concert at 7

The renowned Rimsky Korsakov String Quartet from St. Petersburg will perform music by Russian composers Sergey Rachmaninov and Aleksandr Gretchaninov, who emigrated to the US, as well as a rarely played quartet by the Soviet Jewish composer Moishe Weinberg, a disciple and friend of Dimitri Shostakovich. 

Sergey Rachmaninov: Unfinished Quartet No. 1, Romance and Scherzo 
Mieczyslaw (Moshe) Weinberg: String Quartet n. 13, Op. 118
Alexander Gretchaninov: String Quartet n. 4, Op. 124

Tickets and details: http://rkmemory.eventbrite.com/
Presented by Ballets Russes Arts Inititiave in collaboration with the Museum of Modern Renaissance

MIGRATION + REVOLUTION Rimsky-Korsakov String Quartet