The Fine Arts Quartet – in residence at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee – opened their first concert of the season Sunday afternoon, September 21, at UWM’s Zelazo Center. The Quartet offered a single work – a recent adaptation by José Peris Lacasa of Joseph Haydn’s Seven Last Words of Christ for quartet and soprano. Soprano Ruth Rosique of Spain joined the Quartet.
Violist Juan-Miguel Hernandez has officially joined the Quartet after two seasons as guest artist. He joins long-term violinists Raph Evans and Efim Boico and more recent member, cellist Robert Cohen. The announcement was well received by the audience of several hundred who have been impressed by Hernandez’s bold style.
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