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The Zorá String Quartet in Concert
July 2 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pmFREE
The Princeton University Summer Chamber Concerts continues its 51st season on Monday, July 2, at 7:30 p.m. in Richardson Auditorium at Princeton University. Tickets are free and will be available online a week before each concert at www.princetonsummerchamberconcerts.org. Remaining tickets will also be available “first come, first served” at Richardson Auditorium Box Office on the night of each concert at 6 p.m. Doors open at 7 p.m. Further information, including ticket information for those with disabilities, is available at www.princetonsummerchamberconcerts.org or (609) 570-8404.
The Zorá String Quartet won first prize in the 2015 Young Concert Artists International auditions. The Quartet was named the grand prize and gold medal winner of the 42nd Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition and the Coleman-Barstow Prize winner at the Coleman National Chamber Music Competition in 2015. The Zorá String Quartet has performed in U.S., Canada, and Europe, at venues including the Kennedy Center, Lincoln Center, Duke’s Hall at Royal Academy of Music in England. The Zorá String Quartet is currently the graduate quartet in residence at the Curtis Institute of Music, where the group works closely with Shmuel Ashkenasi, Arnold Steinhardt, Pamela Frank, Steven Tenenbom, Peter Wiley and Mia Chung. The name “Zorá” was chosen by Bulgarian professor Kevork Mardirossian; it means “sunrise” in Bulgarian.