CCM is pleased to announce a revised performance schedule for the remaining installments of the Ariel Quartet’s Beethoven Cycle. A make-up date of Tuesday, March 25, has been added to this concert series, necessitated by the weather-related cancellation of the Quartet’s Jan. 25 performance.

The original order of the repertoire will be followed for the remainder of the Beethoven Cycle, so the program originally announced for Jan. 25 will now be performed on Thursday, Feb. 20. Please see the revised schedule below for complete details.

Concert ticket holders affected by the University of Cincinnati’s closure on Jan. 25 can contact CCM Box Office Manager Jeanne Rose at 513-556-9443 or for additional assistance.


Revised Performance Schedule

8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 20

  • String Quartet in G Major, Op. 18, No. 2
    • I. Allegro
    • II. Adagio cantabile
    • III. Scherzo: Allegro
    • IV. Allegro molto, quasi Presto
  • String Quartet in C Major, Op. 59, No. 3 (“Razumovsky”)
    • I. Introduzione. Andante con moto—Allegro vivace
    • II. Andante con moto quasi Allegretto
    • III. Menuetto: Grazioso—Trio
    • IV. Allegro molto
  • String Quartet in F Major, Op. 135
    • I. Allegretto
    • II. Vivace
    • III. Lento assai, cantante e tranquillo
    • IV. Grave, ma non troppo tratto—Allegro

8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 22

  • String Quartet in D Major, Op. 18, No. 3
    • I. Allegro
    • II. Andante con moto
    • III. Allegro
    • IV. Presto
  • String Quartet in E Minor, Op. 59, No. 2 (“Razumovsky”)
    • I. Allegro
    • II. Molto Adagio
    • III. Allegretto—Maggiore (Thème russe)
    • IV. Finale. Presto
  • String Quartet in C-sharp Minor, Op. 131
    • I. Adagio ma non troppo e molto espressivo
    • II. Allegro molto vivace
    • III. Allegro moderato
    • IV. Andante ma non troppo e molto cantabile
    • V. Presto
    • VI. Adagio quasi un poco andante
    • VII. Allegro

8 p.m. Tuesday, march 25

  • String Quartet in C Minor, Op. 18, No. 4
    • I. Allegro, ma non tanto
    • II. Scherzo: Andante scherzoso quasi Allegretto
    • III. Menuetto: Allegro
    • IV. Allegretto—Prestissimo
  • String Quartet in F Major, Op. 59, No. 1 (“Razumovsky”)
    • I. Allegro
    • II. Allegretto vivace e sempre scherzando
    • III. Adagio molto e mesto
    • IV. Thème russe: Allegro

8 p.m. Thursday, March 27

  • String Quartet in A Major, Op. 18, No. 5
    • I. Allegro
    • II. Menuetto—Trio
    • III. Andante cantabile
    • IV. Allegro
  • String Quartet in B-flat Major, Op. 130
    • I. Adagio ma non troppo—Allegro
    • II. Presto
    • III. Poco scherzoso: Andante con moto ma non troppo
    • IV. Alla danza tedesca: Allegro assai
    • V. Cavatina. Adagio molto espressivo
    • VI. Große Fuge (Op. 133)

8 p.m. Saturday, March 29

  • String Quartet in B-flat Major, Op. 18, No. 6
    • I. Allegro con brio
    • II. Adagio, ma non troppo
    • III. Scherzo: Allegro
    • IV. La Malinconia: Adagio. Allegretto quasi allegro
  • String Quartet in E-flat Major, Op. 74 (“Harp”)
    • I. Poco adagio—Allegro
    • II. Adagio ma non troppo
    • III. Presto
    • IV. Allegretto con variazioni
  • String Quartet in A Minor, Op. 132
    • I. Assai sostenuto—Allegro
    • II. Allegro ma non tanto
    • III. Molto adagio
    • IV. Alla marcia, assai vivace
    • V. Allegro appassionato


Corbett Auditorium, CCM Village
University of Cincinnati

Purchasing Tickets
Single tickets are $20 for general audiences, $15 for non-UC students and FREE for UC students with a valid ID.

Single tickets can be purchased in person at the CCM Box Office, over the telephone at 513-556-4183 or online

Parking and Directions
Parking is available in the CCM Garage (located at the base of Corry Boulevard off Jefferson Avenue) and additional garages throughout the UC campus. Please visit for more information on parking rates.

For detailed maps and directions, please visit Additional parking is available off-campus at the new U Square complex on Calhoun Street and other neighboring lots.

For directions to CCM Village, visit

CCM Season Presenting Sponsor: The Otto M. Budig Family Foundation

Community Partner: ArtsWave

The Ariel Quartet’s CCM concert series is made possible by the generous contributions of The Corbett Foundation, Dr. & Mrs. Randolph L. Wadsworth, Mr. & Mrs. William A. Friedlander, Mr. & Mrs. Harry H. Santen, Mr. & Mrs. Thomas E. Stegman and Mr. & Mrs. J. David Rosenberg.

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