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The Fifth Chair

A visit with Esterhàzy Quartet, Faculty Ensembles in Residence, School of Music

By Darcy Holtgrave
Published: - Topics: Esterhàzy Quartet violin viola string quartet

The 5th Chair

Topics: Fifth Chair string quartet

While a string quartet contains four instruments, members of the Esterhàzy Quartet describe what they call the “fifth chair,” the dynamic interaction of the musician, music, and performance.