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Parker Quartet makes Pittsburgh debut

| Friday, November 15, 2013 8:57 p.m

The award-winning Parker Quartet makes its Pittsburgh debut Nov. 18 with an intriguing program for the Pittsburgh Chamber Music Society.

Among the group’s international array of honors is the Cleveland Quartet Award presented by Chamber Music America in 2009. The Parker Quartet formed in 2002 and is ensemble in residence at Harvard University.

The program is Felix Mendelssohn’s Quartet in D major, Op. 44, No. 1, Edwin Schulhof’s Quartet No. 1 and Dmitri Shostakovich’s Quartet No. 9.

The concert starts at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 18 at Carnegie Music Hall, Oakland. Admission is $35; $15 for students.

Details: 412-624-4129 or

— Mark Kanny

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