The Pleasantville Chamber Music Society presents the Cassatt String Quartet on March 9, at 3:00 p.m. at the Presbyterian Church, 400 Bedford Rd., Pleasantville, NY. The concert, which is free to the public, is the third out of four in the Society’s 37th season.
· Shostakovich Quartet no. 8 in C minor (1960)
·Ravel String Quartet in F major (1903)
·Dvorak Cypresses (1865)
Acclaimed as one of America's outstanding ensembles, the Manhattan based Cassatt String Quartet is equally adept at classical masterpieces and contemporary music. The Cassatt holds residencies as New York's Symphony Space "All-Stars" and with the Hot Springs Music Festival and Maine's Seal Bay Festival of Contemporary American Music.
The quartet consists of Muneko Otani and Jennifer Leshnower, violin, Sarah Adams, viola, and Nicole Johnson, cello.
Free parking is available at the church, in nearby municipal lots, and on the street.