EQ Participant Quartets Concert

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Image courtesy Banff Centre.

Hear new and familiar works by some of the world’s finest young string quartets. The repertoire is determined by the faculty and participants and will be announced nearer to the concert date.

Evolution of the String Quartet (EQ) allows the performers and the faculty to explore the entire canon of string quartet music, there are no restrictions on genre or artist as the concerts repertoire is decided upon during the EQ musician training program. Realize the wide-ranging talent of these performers as they choose to explore contemporary works from Ligeti to Di Castri to Ferneyhough, or traditional works from the greats such as Mozart, Haydn, and Bartok. Each of the concerts will have a wide range of repertoire and will take the audience on a journey through the history of string quartet music.

Repertoire

Quartet in E flat Op. 33 No. 2 (Haydn) Hexum Quartet
One on a Broken Loom (Paul Wiancko) Eybler Quartet

Intermission

Participant composer premiere Quartet no. 3 (R. Murray Schaffer)
Echea Quartet w/Eloise Hodges and soprano