Emerson String Quartet

Creatively Speaking
9:42 pm
Sun October 6, 2013

Going Strong: Philadelphia Chamber Music Society

Emerson String Quartet

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’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.

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Creatively Speaking
1:01 pm
Mon July 1, 2013

Cellist's Emerson Quartet Swan Song Opens New Musical Vistas

Cellist David Finckel

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 the celebrated cellist leaves the group behind, WRTI’s Jim Cotter reports that it - and he - will endure.

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Creatively Speaking
6:01 am
Mon May 6, 2013

Cellist David Finckel's Emerson Quartet Swan Song

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 is leaving the group. But as WRTI’s Jim Cotter reports, it - and he - will endure.

Listen to Jim Cotter's full interview with Cellist David Finckel.