Quartet concert, redux

Haydn Quartet op. 20 no. 4
Beethoven Quartet op. 59 no. 2 “Rasumowski”

Shin-young Kwon and Sarah Roth, violins
Charles Noble, viola
Heather Blackburn, cello

Sunday, March 12 @ 5:00 p.m.
St. Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church
1704 NE 43rd Ave
Portland, Oregon

Free Admission

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Quartet Concert – Portland, Oregon

Haydn op. 20 no. 4
Beethoven op. 59 no. 2

Shin-young Kwon and Sarah Roth, violins
Charles Noble, viola
Heather Blackburn, cello

Wednesday, March 8 at Noon
The Old Church
SW 12th and Clay
Free Admission

Milton Katims 1909-2006

The great violist and conductor Milton Katims has passed away in Seattle. Here are some links which help to illustrate the life of this great artist, who played principal viola in Toscanini’s NBC Symphony and was the music director of the Seattle Symphony from 1954 – 1976.

  • Eulogy by friend and former SSO concertmaster Ilkka Talvi.
  • Biography (from the University of Washington).
  • A collection of audio excerpts of his performances (from the University of Washington library).