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Revive your spirit -the HSO Spotlight Series is a brand-new way to experience the Hartford Symphony Orchestra HSO! Each month, we will premiere 60-minute performances by HSO ensembles and guests recorded at exciting venues in and around Hartford, and available on-demand for a limited time.

This month we’re highlighting music for strings! It was recorded at the Connecticut Historical Society and will be available on-demand April 16 – May 9, 2021.


HSO String Quartet:
Lisa Rautenberg, violin
Martha Kayser, violin
Nicholas Borghoff, viola
Jeffrey Krieger, cello
Piacere Quartet:
Jaroslaw Lis, violin
Deborah Tyler, violin
Michael Wheeler, viola
Jia Cao, cello
Mosiac Trio:
Lu Sun Friedman, violin
Pat Daly Vance, viola
Peter Zay, cello


Edward German – Three Dances from “Henry VIII”
Philip Glass – String Quartet No. 2, “Company”
Florence Price – Adante
George Gershwin – Lullaby
John Williams (arr. Peter Zay) – Hedwig’s Theme
Ludwig Van Beethoven – String Trio in C Minor, Mvt. I & II
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