Chiara Quartet to Perform Bartok’s Complete Cycle from Memory at Ravinia Festival

By Stephanie Powell Still in school and studying at the Aspen Music Festival years ago, the Chiara Quartet—violinists Rebecca Fischer and Julie Hye-Yung Yoon, violist Jonah Sirota, and cellist Gregory Beaver—experienced a seminal moment: a musical conversation between the Takacs Quartet and Muzsikas, a Hungarian folk ensemble. The two groups performed Bartok and Hungarian folk … Continue reading Chiara Quartet to Perform Bartok’s Complete Cycle from Memory at Ravinia Festival