CANTON -- St. Lawrence University will host the San Francisco-based Alexander String Quartet for a three-day residency beginning Oct. 8, which includes two free concerts.
They will perform a full formal concert at 8 p.m. Oct. 10 in the Gulick Theatre.
The concert program will include Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s “String Quartet No. 21 in D Major, K.575,” “String Quartet No. 2 in C, Op. 36” by Benjamin Britten, and “String Quartet in F Major” by Maurice Ravel.
The ensemble will perform a second, more informal concert at noon Oct. 11 in the Peterson-Kermani Performance Hall in the Griffiths Arts Center.
The musicians at this performance will provide commentary about works they perform and the lives of composers.
For information contact Barre Torres at 229-5171 or visit www.stlawu.edu/music.