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Berkeley City Club
Between Ellsworth and Dana 2315 Durant Ave. Berkeley, CA 94704
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5.0 / 5 Rated by 9 members
Review from Nancy

Wonderful music and terrific musicians!

reviewed Apr 17 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Ruth Ungar

Wonderful music, performed perfectly.

reviewed Apr 17 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Verna Winters

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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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

<em>A Thousand Splendid Suns</em> Yoshi's Oakland Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo <em>Cirque du Soleil: LUZIA</em> Steve Martin and Martin Short Oakland Athletics vs. San Francisco Giants: Preseason Baseball