Chamber On The Mountain
Zorá String Quartet
Dechopol Kowintaweewat, violin
Hsuan-Hao Hsu, violin
Pablo Muñoz Salido, viola
Zizai Ning, cello
Sunday, May 6, 2018 / 3:00 pm
Logan House (adjacent to the Beatrice Wood Center for the Arts in Upper Ojai)
8585 Ojai-Santa Paula Rd.
Ojai, CA 93023
String Quartet No. 66 in G Major, Op. 77, No. 1 - Joseph Haydn
kenopsiac - Andrew Hsu
String Quartet No. 2 in A Minor, Op. 51 - Johannes Brahms
Meet the Artists! A reception will follow the performance.
Tickets $25.00 at www.ChamberOnTheMountain.com
Zorá String Quartet Biography
First Prize, 2015 Young Concert Artists International Auditions
First Prize, 2015 Coleman National Chamber Music Competition
Gold Medal, 2015 Fischoff Chamber Music Competition
Sander Buchman Debut Prize
Friends of Music Concerts Prize (NY)
Hayden’s Ferry Chamber Music Series Prize (AZ)
Paramount Theater Prize (VT)
The Zorá String Quartet leapt to national attention in 2015, after capturing the Grand Prize and Gold Medal of the Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition, and First Prizes in the Coleman National Chamber Music and the Young Concert Artists International Auditions. The quartet has toured extensively ever since and last season, in addition to being named the Quartet-in-Residence at the Curtis Institute of Music, it was presented in New York and Washington, DC debuts in the Young Concert Artists Series followed by performances throughout the U.S. at Chamber Music Wilmington, the Lied Center of Kansas, the Paramount Theatre, Rockefeller University, Hayden’s Ferry Chamber Music Series, University of Florida Performing Arts, the Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, and Chamber Music International.
The 2017-2018 season’s featured performances include engagements in Paris, Salzburg, Berlin and Munich as part of Curtis on Tour, in which it premieres a work by Andrew Hsu which was commissioned by the Curtis Institute of Music and written especially for the Zorá String Quartet, as well as Curtis on Tour performances in which it collaborates with artists including clarinetist David Shifrin. The Quartet also debuts at London’s Wigmore Hall, the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston, the Morgan Library & Museum in New York, and the Buffalo Chamber Music Society, and performs at Bravo! Vail, the Verbier Academy, the Evergreen Library and Museum, Chamber On The Mountain and Bryn Mawr College, as well as numerous educational programs at schools. The quartet’s performance at the Philadelphia Chamber Music Society will feature the ensemble playing quartets as well the Brahms String Sextet with cellist Peter Wiley and violist Roberto Diaz.
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