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Berkeley City Club
Between Ellsworth and Dana 2315 Durant Ave. Berkeley, CA 94704
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47 events
2 reviews
3 stars
The chairs are folding chairs with minimum padding on the seat. If you have back problems, bring a cushion or support.
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3 stars
If you've never been to the Berkeley City Club, take the tour offered at intermission -- the building is amazing.
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The Alexander String Quartet
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28 reviews
17 stars
attended Apr 17 2012

Wonderful music and terrific musicians!

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18 reviews
28 stars
attended Apr 17 2012

Wonderful music, performed perfectly.

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12 reviews
30 stars
attended Apr 17 2012

This is a class act. Superb players, this time performing an unusual program. I'm not a major fan of 20th Century composers, but I'm really glad I attended. Their original adaptation for string quartet of Shostakovich's Preludes & Fugues was...continued

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Description

Berkeley City Club chairs are wooden, folding, so bring a cushion if your back is sensitive.  

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Program:*

String Quartet No. 1, “Kreutzer Sonata” – Leos Janáček

String Quartet Op. 95, “Serioso” – Ludwig van Beethoven

Preludes & Fugues, Op. 87 – Dmitri Shostakovich (arranged by Zakarias Grafilo)

String Quartet No. 4 – Dmitri Shostakovich