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The 92nd Street Y presents Takacs Quartet and Julien Labro, bandoneon, play Bryce Dessner, Clarice Assad, Labro, and more
April 20, 2022
The 92nd Street Y, one of New York’s leading cultural venues, presents Takacs Quartet and Julien Labro, bandoneon, play Bryce Dessner, Clarice Assad, Labro, and more as part of its Spring Classical Concert Season on April 20, 2022 at 7:30pm. Concerts are for fully vaccinated audiences, all concerts are also available for streaming. For more information, including purchasing tickets and COVID-19 protocols for in-person performances, please visit 92Y.org/Concerts.
JULIEN LABRO, bandoneon
Wednesday, April 20, 2022, 7:30 PM
Bandoneon player Julien Labro joins the Takács Quartet for a program blending new works with a Ravel masterpiece. Labro joins the quartet for new works by contemporary composers Bryce Dessner and Clarice Assad, and performs a short solo set displaying the heartbeat of tango. The Takács is featured in Ravel’s String Quartet.
BRYCE DESSNER: Circles for bandoneon and string quartet (NY Premiere)
JULIEN LABRO: Meditation #1 for bandoneon and string quartet (NY Premiere)
SELECTED SOLO WORKS for bandoneon and accordina
RAVEL: String Quartet in F Major
CLARICE ASSAD: Clash for bandoneon and string quartet (NY Premiere)
About 92nd Street Y: The 92nd Street Y (92Y) is a world-class center for the arts and innovation, a convener of ideas, and an incubator for creativity. 92Y offers extensive classes, courses and events online including live concerts, talks and master classes; fitness classes for all ages; 250+ art classes, and parenting workshops for new moms and dads. The 92nd Street Y is transforming the way people share ideas and translate them into action all over the world. All of 92Y’s programming is built on a foundation of Jewish values, including the capacity of civil dialogue to change minds; the potential of education and the arts to change lives; and a commitment to welcoming and serving people of all ages, races, religions, and ethnicities. For more information, visit www.92Y.org.