The University of Iowa
The Ying Quartet with Billy Childs

The Ying Quartet with Billy Childs

A collaboration with the UI String Quartet Residency Program

Presented by
Adult: $40 | $30
College Student: $36 | $10
Youth: $20 | $10

This performance is a Group I event - a 20% discount is applied when five or more Hancher events are purchased at the same time.  More about event discounts.

Saturday, February 11, 2017, 7:30 pm

Billy Childs, an artist who fashions a distinctly American voice from diverse musical materials, collaborates with longtime Hancher favorite the Ying Quartet. A weeklong residency will culminate in a concert with music by Beethoven, Dvořák, and Childs.


The Program

Beethoven: Quartet in F minor, Op. 95
Billy Childs: The River, the Bird, and the Storm for string quartet and piano
Dvořák: Quartet No. 14 in A-flat Major, Op. 105

Season Sponsor: WEST MUSIC

Event Sponsor:
Richard and Judith Hurtig

The Ying Quartet Website Billy Childs Website

This residency is supported in part by funding from the Ida Cordelia Beam Visiting Professorships Program.

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Hancher in advance at (319) 335-1160.