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Event Archive - Emily Carr String Quartet

Sat. November 4th 2017 - Sat. November 4th 2017 Roundhouse - Performance Centre Vancouver BC (All Ages)
Presented by: ISCM2017

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Music: Classical
Based in Victoria, the Emily Carr String Quartet has quickly established itself as one of BC’s finest music ensembles. Their passionate and inspiring performances have led critics to write about “some of the most intensely driven and eloquently passionate playing I have heard in sometime” and “a musical experience unlikely soon to be forgotten.”

This performance includes the world premiere of composer Jennifer Butler’s Klee Wyck Woman based on words by Mohawk/Tuscarora writer from the Ontario Six Nations Janet Rogers, and sung by Mezzo Soprano Marion Newman.

Demian Rudel Rey (Argentina)

Salina Fisher (New Zealand)
Tōrino – echoes on pūtōrino improvisations by Rob Thorne

Hisataka Nishimori (Japan)
Uminari no Gusuku

Robert J. Coe (United States of America)

Geoffrey Hudson (United States of America)
Suite from The Quartet Project

Jennifer Butler (Canada)
Klee Wyck Woman

Emily Carr String Quartet
Müge Büyükçelen, violin 1
Cory Balzer, violin 2
Mieka Michaux, viola
Alasdair Money, cello
Marion Newman, Mezzo Soprano


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Emily Carr String Quartet (Classical, Romantic, Modern)

The Emily Carr String Quartet is a newly formed professional string quartet comprised of musicians ofrom the Victoria Symphony. The founding members are Violinist, Müge Büyükçelen.Violinist, Cory Balzer. Violist, Mieka Kohut. and Cellist, Alasdair Money. Emily Carr's colourful life and eclectic body of work represents to us not only an artists'... more info