West Cork Chamber Music Festival & Pacifica Quartet Celebrate Women's Suffrage in the USA

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Venue: Online, Cork
Town: Cork
Time: 7:00pm - 8:00pm



2020 is the Centenary of Women’s Suffrage in the USA. West Cork Chamber Music Festival and Pacifica Quartet will celebrate this in a concert of quartets by four American female composers – Amy Beach, Ruth Crawford Seeger, Jennifer Higdon and Florence Price – and Fanny Mendelssohn. Amy Beach: String Quartet, Op. 89 (1929) Ruth Crawford Seeger: String Quartet (1931) Jennifer Higdon: Voices (1993) commissioned by the Pacifica Quartet Florence Price: Andante moderato from Quartet in G major (1929) Fanny Mendelssohn: String Quartet in E-flat major