The Borromeo Quartet epitomizes the contrast of the very old and the very new in classical music – combining the cutting edge technology of using laptops to scroll through pages of a score during their performance, with playing on instruments that have been traditionally passed down through generations of musicians.
Antonin Dvorak: String Quartet in E-flat Major, Op. 51
Borromeo Quartet: Nicholas Kitchen, Kristopher Tong, violins; Mai Motobuchi, viola; Yeesun Kim, cello.
Recorded at WGBH’s Fraser Performance Studio on February 1, 2013.
© 2013 WGBH Educational Foundation.
(photo: Eli Akerstein)