All St. Louis Public Radio events have been cancelled or postponed until further notice, as we all work together as a community to contain the spread of COVID-19. We will continue to update our events listings as more information is available.

Arianna String Quartet Concert Series

Join UMSL’s internationally acclaimed Arianna String Quartet for “First Mondays with the ASQ”, at UMSL at Grand Center. This one-of-a kind interdisciplinary concert series offers audience members a rare behind the scenes look into the craft and artistry of the string quartet, and an opportunity for informal, direct discussion and interaction with UMSL’s renowned Arianna String Quartet, as they examine the dynamic process of interpretation, live performance, and connections between classical music and our world.

Join the ASQ for six intimate evenings of music and discussion at UMSL at Grand Center. Ticket sales benefit UMSL String Scholarships and the KWMU Classical Music Endowment.

Monday, March 2, 2020

The Inner Game of Chamber Music Performance

Join St. Louis Public Radio and the acclaimed Arianna String Quartet along with special guest, neurologist and pianist, Dr. Toni Pearson, for “First Mondays with the ASQ - The Inner Game of Chamber Music Performance.” Dr. Pearson will join the ASQ for a fascinating evening focused on the exploration of the mental processes that fortify the interpretation, preparation and live performance of chamber music, and will share a wealth of experience and knowledge gathered during her career as a neurologist and accomplished pianist.

Cash bar (cash only)


All performances are on the first Mondays of March, April and May at 7:30 p.m.


UMSL at Grand Center
3651 Olive St.
St. Louis, MO 63108

Ticket Pricing

General Admission: $10
Students: $5
UMSL faculty and students free

Sponsored exclusively by:

Commerce Trust Company