October 27th, St Thomas The Apostle Church, Old Bridge NJ
Collegium Musicum will present an enchanting program of Russian music for string quartet. Tchaikovsky’s Quartet No.1, featuring famous Andante Cantabile, was written in 1871 and instantaneously became popular with audiences and chamber musicians.
Rounding out the program are two beautiful compositions by Rachmaninoff: Vocalise, which was originally written for voice and orchestra, and a less known unfinished Quartet No. 1
The Collegium Musicum, Inc is a New Jersey based music society and concert presenter, offering professional world-class music concerts, educational children’s programs, community outreach programs, master classes, and pre-concert lectures and discussions.
The mission of the Collegium Musicum is to present the finest national and international classical music, composers, ensembles and soloists, to provide young people with a stimulating introduction to the performing arts, and to reach out to those with limited opportunities to experience the arts.