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LA Phil Musicians Perform “Romanze” by Fanny Mendelssohn

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Principal Concertmaster Martin Chalifour, Principal Second Violin Lyndon Johnston Taylor, Principal Violist Teng Li, and Principal Cellist Robert deMaine perform the “Romanze” from Fanny Mendelssohn’s String Quartet in E-flat at Walt Disney Concert Hall, marking the first time musicians took its stage since the start of COVID-19. Teng Li reflects on playing in the venue once again and on Mendelssohn’s music that she says carries a certain “darkness.”