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Danish String Quartet celebrates Beethoven's 250th in twin cities / Minneapolis Star Tribune

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The year will be packed with events marking the 250th anniversary of Beethoven's birth. Top pick for Twin Cities audiences is the complete cycle of the composer's string quartets, which the Danish String Quartet is playing for the Schubert Club. Spread over six recitals May 6-17 at various venues, these 16 quartets are history-making masterpieces where Beethoven entered regions of the human spirit few other composers have charted. The DSQ are extraordinarily insightful performers, making this an unmissable occasion. The Star Tribune's arts and entertainment staff picked this event as one of their most promising for 2020. 

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