Salastina Society. Sounds Genius: Mendelssohn Octet

  • Presented By: Claire Trevor School of the Arts
  • Dates: November 9, 2018
  • Location: Winifred Smith Hall
  • 712 Arts Plaza, Irvine, Irvine, CA 92697
  • Price: Free admission and open to the public.
  • Details

    What was the premiere of the 16-year-old composer's work like? How did Mendelssohn combine two string quartets to such great effect? Why do we feel such elation when listening? The nationally renowned Salastina Society, including UCI’s Sarah Koo, explores these topics, with examples, before a complete performance of the work.