Emerson String Quartet http://wrti.org en Going Strong: Philadelphia Chamber Music Society http://wrti.org/post/going-strong-philadelphia-chamber-music-society <p></p><p>The Philadelphia Chamber Music Society (PCMS) has been feeding the growing musical appetites of music lovers for decades with increasing numbers of concerts. As WRTI&rsquo;s Susan Lewis reports, PCMS grew out of the celebrated Marlboro Music Festival in Vermont, where gifted classical musicians have been playing chamber music since 1951.</p> Mon, 07 Oct 2013 01:42:28 +0000 Susan Lewis 6533 at http://wrti.org Going Strong: Philadelphia Chamber Music Society Cellist's Emerson Quartet Swan Song Opens New Musical Vistas http://wrti.org/post/cellists-emerson-quartet-swan-song-opens-new-musical-vistas <p></p><p>David Finckel was a member of the Emerson Quartet for over 30 years. In that time, the ensemble garnered a reputation as one of the world’s finest chamber ensembles. As&nbsp;the&nbsp;celebrated cellist&nbsp;leaves the group behind, WRTI’s Jim Cotter reports that it - and he - will endure.</p><p></p> Mon, 01 Jul 2013 17:01:56 +0000 Jim Cotter 6133 at http://wrti.org Cellist's Emerson Quartet Swan Song Opens New Musical Vistas Cellist David Finckel's Emerson Quartet Swan Song http://wrti.org/post/cellist-david-finckels-emerson-quartet-swan-song <p></p><p>Cellist David Finckel has been a member of the Emerson String Quartet for over 30 years. In that time, the ensemble has garnered a reputation as one of the world’s finest chamber ensembles. Now Finckel&nbsp;is leaving the group. But as WRTI’s Jim Cotter reports, it - and he - will endure.</p><p></p><p></p><p> Mon, 06 May 2013 10:01:00 +0000 Jim Cotter 5480 at http://wrti.org Cellist David Finckel's Emerson Quartet Swan Song