Student Chamber Concert: Daana Quartet 

Wednesday, December 2, 2015 - 7:30pm
FREE

The Daana String Quartet represents UW Music as official Scholarship Chamber Group in 2015-16 (Photo: Allison Blair).

The Daana Quartet, winners of the 2015 UW Strings and Piano Chamber Music Competition, perform works by Schubert, Brahms, and William Grant Still in the group's debut School of Music performance. Ensemble members are violinists Erin Kelly and Corentin Pokorny, violist Alessandra Barrett, and cellist Sonja Myklebust.

 

PROGRAM

Quartett-Satz.......................................................................................Franz Schubert (1797-1828) 

Danzas de Panama.......................................................................William Grant Still (1895-1978) 

Divertimento in D Major, K.136....................................Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
Allegro
Andante
Presto

Scherzo................................................................................................... Charles Ives (1874-1954)

String Quartet in C Minor, Op. 18, No. 4................................Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
Allegro, ma non tanto
Scherzo: Andante scherzo soquasi Allegretto
Menuetto: Allegretto
Allegro

The Daana String Quartet

The Daana String Quartet is a student ensemble at the University of Washington As winners of the 2015 UW Piano and Strings Chamber Music Competition, the quartet is the official UW School of Music scholarship chamber ensembl for the 2015–16 academic year, working closely with Professor Melia Watras. The quartet was featured in the summer of 2015 as the Fellowship Quartet at the Methow Valley Chamber Music Festival near Winthrop, Washington Passionate about bringing music out of the concert hall, the ensemble also has performed concerts in Seattle parks as part of the Seattle Chamber Music Festival’s Music Under The Stars program and the KING-FM Lunchtime Chamber Concert Series and at various venues in the Methow Valley.

 

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