Formed at the Shanghai Conservatory in 1983, the Shanghai Quartet has evolved into one of the world’s most respected and innovative chamber ensembles. Renowned for their adventurous multicultural repertoire as well as for virtuosity and high-energy performance, the Shanghai Quartet returns to Maverick Concerts in Woodstock on Sunday, July 10 at 4 p.m. The program includes Three Novelletten for String Quartet by Frank Bridge; Mendelssohn’s Quartet No. 6 in F minor, Op. 80; and Edvard Grieg’s String Quartet in G minor.
Tickets for the Shanghai Quartet this Sunday cost $45 for reserved seating, $25 general admission, $5 for students and are free for children under age 12. There’s also pay-what-you-can, bring-your-own-blanket lawn seating. Tickets can be purchased by calling (800) 595-4849 or visiting www.maverickconcerts.org online. The Maverick is located at 120 Maverick Road, one mile west of Route 375, just outside of Woodstock.