Cuarteto Latinoamericano - LIVESTREAM

By Nichols Concert Hall (other events)

Saturday, October 15 2022 7:30 PM 9:30 PM CST

The world-renowned Cuarteto Latinoamericano showcases classical works from Central and South America including a quartet by Brazilian composer Heitor Villa-Lobos, the focus of the Music Institute's One Composer, One Community program this year. Celebrating 40 years as an ensemble, the Latin Grammy Award-winning quartet is recognized for premiering more than 100 new pieces and championing neglected musical gems by underrepresented composers. They have been recognized with the Mexican Music Critics Association Award and three times received Chamber Music America/ASCAP's "Most Adventurous Programming" Award.

This concert is presented in partnership with the International Latino Cultural Center of Chicago.

PROGRAM ( read the full program online » )
Featuring violinists Saúl Bitrán and Áron Bitrán; violist Javier Montiel; and cellist Álvaro Bitrán

Héitor Villa-Lobos
String Quartet No. 17

Carlos Gardel
Two tangos: Volver and Por una cabeza

Gabriela Ortiz
La Calaca

Francisco Mignone

Alberto Ginastera
String Quartet No. 1

PLUS!  October 15 at 4 PM
Curarteto Latinoamericano presents a master class on the string quartets of Villa-Lobos, free and open to the public.


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Nichols Concert Hall is currently operating at full capacity, subject to future changes mandated by the State of Illinois, CDC, or other applicable local authorities.

Nichols Concert Hall is a "mask optional" facility.  If you are exhibiting any symptoms of COVID-19 the day of an event, including fever, shortness of breath or coughing, do not attend the event.

Please note: All artists and staff on site must be fully vaccinated. Vaccinated performers and presenters are not required to wear masks while on stage.

Mailing Address

Nichols Concert Hall 1490 Chicago Avenue Evanston, IL 60201