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Argus Quartet Master Class for Strings

May 8 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Free

Argus Quartet Master Class for Strings

Presented by Community Music School and Essex Winter Series
Centerbrook Meetinghouse, 51 Main Street, Centerbrook, CT

Monday, May 8, 2017 – 4pm

The Argus Quartet will offer advice on technique and performance for student musicians who will each play during the class.

The Argus Quartet was formed in the summer of 2013 and is receiving invitations from concert series throughout the United States and abroad. Recent performances include appearances at Carnegie Hall, Laguna Beach Live!, the Hear Now Music Festival, Music Academy of the West, the Birdfoot Festival, and the Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ in Amsterdam. This season also includes performances with the Brentano Quartet and clarinetist David Shifrin at the Norfolk Chamber Music Festival, the Oneppo Chamber Series, and Carnegie Hall. The Argus Quartet will serve as the Ernst Stiefel Quartet in Residence at the Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts during the 2016-17 season.

Argus is dedicated to reinvigorating the audience-performer relationship through innovative concerts and diverse repertoire – connecting with and building up a community of engaged listeners is at the core of the quartet’s mission. The quartet also believes that today’s ensembles can honor the storied chamber music traditions of our past while forging a new path forward. In that spirit, their repertoire includes not just staples of the chamber music canon but also a large number of pieces by living composers.

Free and open to the public, reservations requested, 860-767-0026

Hosted by Community Music School and Essex Winter Series

Details

Date:
May 8
Time:
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
http://community-music-school.org/

Venue

Centerbrook Meeting House
51 Main Street
Centerbrook, CT 06409 United States
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Essex Board of Trade, Inc., P.O. Box 322
Essex, CT 06426 860-767-3904 or email message@experienceessex.com