TEXARKANA, Texas – Texas A&M University-Texarkana and The Texarkana Symphony Orchestra (TSO) announce the next concert in their 2nd annual Chamber Music Concert Series on Monday, January 14, 2019, at 6:30PM. The concert will take place in the Tri-State Iron & Metal Atrium, 3rd Floor of the University Center building, and will feature the Emerald Quartet. The quartet includes: TSO’s assistant concert master, Diana Norwood; principal viola, Borys Smolaga; and principal cello, Brett Andrews. The Quartet will be joined by pianist Dean Pieskee. Repertoire for the evening includes: Alexander Borodin’s String Quartet No. 2 in D Major, and César Franck’s Piano Quintet in F Minor.
The 2018-2019 chamber music series is free and open to the public. Advanced reserved seating is available through the TSO office (or the night of the concert), for $20 per concert or $80 for the full season. The series is underwritten, in part, by the Texarkana Symphony Orchestra, Texas A&M University—Texarkana, and the Bobbie A. Atkinson Foundation. The final concert of the 2018-2019 chamber music series will be held on April 29, 2019.
The Texarkana Symphony Orchestra (TSO), now in its Thirteenth Season, is a fully professional symphony orchestra, dedicated to bringing great symphonic music to the Texarkana area. Performing primarily in the beautiful, historic Perot Theatre, TSO presents a series of classical masterworks, symphonic pops, chamber music, and educational concerts during its September-May season. For information on upcoming concerts please visit: www.texarkanasymphony.org .
As a member of The Texas A&M University System, Texas A&M University-Texarkana is a comprehensive regional university that provides students with academically challenging, engaging and rewarding educational experiences through quality teaching, scholarship, student support services, co-curricular programming, research and service.