Audience will pick Leipzig String Quartet’s Beethoven program for March 17 performance

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The audience will choose which Beethoven program the Leipzig String Quartet will play at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 17 at University Auditorium.

Voters can choose one early, one mid and one late Beethoven quartet by visiting http://bit.ly/TvSNUy and casting their ballot by March 11. The results will determine the program for the March 17 performance.

Tickets start at $20 and are only $10 for UF students.

Widely acclaimed as one of the most exciting string quartets on the international chamber music scene, the Leipzig String Quartet has garnered the attention of critics and audiences worldwide with its distinctly dark timbre and meticulously sculpted interpretations of a widely varied repertoire. The New York Times said of the quartet, “if there is a Leipzig sound, this is it!”

Tickets are on sale and available for this performance. Call 352-392-ARTS (2787) or 800-905-ARTS (toll free within Florida), or visit www.performingarts.ufl.edu for more information.

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Leipzig String Quartet

Sunday, March 17, 2 p.m.

University Auditorium

Tickets: $20-30 (UF students: $10)

Website:
University of Florida Performing Arts: www.performingarts.ufl.edu

Leipzig String Quartet: www.leipzigquartet.com

Photos available upon request or by visiting: http://performingarts.ufl.edu/about/press-room/photos/

To Purchase tickets, call the Phillips Center Box Office at 352-392-ARTS (2787) or 800-905-ARTS (toll-free within Florida) or call Ticketmaster at 800-745-3000 (toll-free). Tickets may also be purchased in person at the Phillips Center Box Office, the University Box Office at the University of Florida Reitz Union or from any Ticketmaster outlet, or online at www.ticketmaster.com. Cash, checks, MasterCard, Discover and Visa are accepted.

UF students may purchase $10 tickets (with a valid student ID) at the Phillips Center Box Office and the University Box Office at the Reitz Union, or by calling 352-392-ARTS (2787). Non-UF students may purchase discounted student tickets (in the balcony) at the Phillips Center Box Office.

For interviews and other press inquiries, please contact Todd Taylor at 352-273-2483 or ttaylor@performingarts.ufl.edu.

Performance dates, times and programs are subject to change.