Thursday, December 5, 2013
By CHRISTOPHER HYDE
The DaPonte String Quartet is giving its fans an early Christmas present this weekend, with a series of concerts featuring little-known masterpieces – Haydn's "Razor" Quartet in F Minor, Op. 55, No. 2; three pieces by John Adams from "John's Book of Alleged Dances"; and, in celebration of his 100th anniversary, Giusseppe Verdi's only string quartet, in E Minor.
DaPonte String Quartet
WHERE: Lincoln Theater, Damariscotta
DATE REVIEWED: Friday
WHAT ELSE: Performances at 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Rines Auditorium, Portland Public Library and 3 p.m. Sunday at Mid-Coast Presbyterian Church in Topsham
The final concerts will be at 8:30 p.m. Saturday in Rines Auditorium of the Portland Public Library and 3 p.m. Sunday at Mid-Coast Presbyterian Church in Topsham.
Look for the full review in the Maine Sunday Telegram.