DYNAMIC QUARTET TO
PERFORM LATEST CONCERT
in residence at the prestigious Lincoln
Center in New
York is to appear in Hull later
this month as part of the new Hull
Pacifica, a young, dynamic string quartet,
will perform at the EICH Gallery on Friday 26th November.
Formed in 1994, Pacifica
has quickly achieved international stature with a host of prizes and awards,
and in 2002 the
ensemble was appointed resident quartet of Lincoln Center Chamber Music Society
Pacifica is made
up of Simin Ganatra (violin), Sibbi Bernhardsson (violin), Masumi Per Rostad (viola) and Brandon Vamos (cello).
“Pacifica are one of today’s most exciting and dynamic quartets,” said
Graham Oppenheimer, artistic director. “It’s great for the supporters of the
series and great for the city – Pacifica are
just the kind of exciting, approachable and youthful musicians that I want to
bring to Hull.”
will be performing Mendelssohn’s Quartet in A minor op 13, Ligeti’s Quartet no 1 ‘Métamorphoses Nocturnes’ and Beethoven’s
Quartet Op 131 in C# minor.
Samples of music performed at last year’s concerts in
Lincoln can be
heard online on the university’s web page at http://www.lincoln.ac.uk/events/concerts.html#freecd
The concert will start at 1.05pm and conclude at
around 1.55pm. Admission is free to everyone, but places should be booked with
Rebecca Platt to avoid disappointment. She can be contacted on (01482) 311702
or via email on RPlatt@lincoln.ac.uk.
more information contact:
Cross, Assistant Press Officer
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