Preview: Calder Quartet Plays Bartók and David Longstreth
The Calder Quartet, who've accompanied everyone from The National to Airborne Toxic Event and Vampire Weekend, will be joined by David Longstreth of Dirty Projectors as part of the Bartók Quartet Cycle this Friday, November 1, at the Met Museum's Grace Rainey Rogers Auditorium. The group will perform Bartók's Third and Fourth string quartets, plus new original work and new takes on Dirty Projectors favorites, as rearranged by Longstreth. Tickets and info available on the Met Museum's website.
Bonus: If you get there early, you can catch the Lumiere Trio playing for free on the balcony of the Great Hall from 5:00–8:00 p.m. More info here.