The Ariel Quartet makes their UMS debut performance on Wednesday, February 5, 2014, at 7:30pm in Ann Arbor's Rackham Auditorium. Characterized by its youth, brilliant playing, and soulful interpretations, the Ariel Quartet has earned a glowing international reputation in just a few years on the professional circuit. Formed in Israel, they moved to the US to study at the New England Conservatory’s prestigious Professional String Quartet Training Program and graduated in 2010. Cellist Alisa Weilerstein who last appeared with UMS in 2009, joins the ensemble for its UMS debut. For concert information, visit the website link or call (734) 764-2538.