2023-24 Season

California State University, Fresno • Concert Hall


Special Events

Alexander String Quartet

Alexander String Quartet More about the Quartet
Zakarias Grafilo violin
Frederick Lifsitz violin
Paul Yarbrough violia
Sandy Wilson cello

Sunday, April 8, 2018 • 3:00PM

The Alexander String Quartet has performed in the major music capitals of five continents, securing its standing among the world's premier ensembles over three decades. Widely admired for its interpretations of Beethoven, Mozart, and Shostakovich, the Quartet has also established itself as an important advocate of new music through more than 25 commissions and numerous premiere performances. The Alexander String Quartet is a major artistic presence in its home base of San Francisco, serving there as directors of the Morrison Chamber Music Center at the School of Music and Dance in the College of Creative Arts at San Francisco State University and Ensemble-in-Residence of San Francisco Performances.

Co-sponsored with the Orpheus Chamber Music Ensemble.

Concert Program

String Quartet in F Minor, Op.18 No.1
String Quartet in B-flat Minor, Op.138
String Quartet in A Major, Op.41 No.3