Joseph Haydn’s Epic Masterpiece
Seven Last Words of Our Saviour on the Cross
for String Quartet
~ performed by ~
Palm Sunday, April 9, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. sharp!
World-Renowned UCLA String Faculty Members
Movses Pogossian 1st violin and Antonio Lysy cello
alongside select students from the UCLA String Program
Joyce Kwak 2nd violin and Julien Altmann viola
Movses Pogossian writes, “The single work on the program is universally considered one of the greatest ever written in the history of music. Joseph Haydn’s Seven Last Words of Our Saviour on the Cross is an epic masterpiece that invites reflection, meditation, and search for eternal values.”
This performance marks the 230th anniversary of its first performance on Good Friday, April 6, 1787.
Contribute What You Can ~ 100% for the Artists ~ All Are Welcome!
The artists are donating all of the contributions to UCLA Friends of Strings for scholarships