Monday, October 13, 2008

'I'm a little tired of myself'

The Polish composer Krzysztof Penderecki, whose Third String Quartet is being introduced this season by the Shanghai Quartet – among other places, at the University of Richmond on Feb. 22 – anticipates his 75th birthday (Nov. 23), marked by more than 50 concerts worldwide, in an interview with The Philadelphia Inquirer's David Patrick Stearns: