UC Santa Barbara Arts & Lectures - Performance Details

Ticket Office: (805) 893-3535
MON - FRI / 10AM - 5PM

Image of Danish String Quartet

Two Evenings of Exquisite Musicianship – One Traditional Folk and One Classical

Danish String Quartet

Frederik Øland, violin
Rune Tonsgaard Sørensen, violin
Asbjørn Nørgaard, viola
Fredrik Schøyen Sjölin, cello
(2018/2019 Performing Arts)

Wed, Feb 13
7:00 PM
Available on the Chamber Arts series

“Do not lose track of this group. Even by today’s high standards, it offers something very special.” The Boston Globe

“A truly fab four in Santa Barbara… leave it to these Danes to show Haydn’s surprise harmonies.” – Mark Swed, Los Angeles Times

Comprised of fierce friends who have been playing together since childhood, the Danish String Quartet has become the darling of A&L’s program for its profound and skillful interpretations of classical masters. The Nordic lads who possess “warmth, wit, a beautiful tone and technical prowess second to none” (NPR) will once again dazzle Santa Barbara with the same irresistible energy that thrills audiences worldwide with two programs: a rousing evening of traditional music from their homeland and a classical evening that highlights their “flawless intonation, infectious energy and masterly poise” (Huffington Post).

Program - Wed, Feb, 13
Haydn: String Quartet in C Major, op. 20, no. 2
Abrahamsen: String Quartet No. 1 (“10 Preludes”)
Nielsen: String Quartet No. 3, op. 14

Related Outreach Event:
Master Class with Danish String Quartet and UCSB Students

Wed, Feb 13 / 2-4 PM / Lotte Lehman Concert Hall
UCSB Department of Music
Free and open to public observation

View Program Page

Presented in association with the UCSB Department of Music

Event Sponsors: NancyBell Coe & William Burke

Press Info
You might also like:
Terms of Use  /   Accessibility  /   Contact

Your cart has expired. The cart automatically expires 20 minutes after you add your first tickets.

Your cart will expire at 12:00 AM. Do you need more time?

Join our email list for updates, special announcements and more.