2017, July, 29, 7:30 PM

Tickets are $15.00 each.
All proceeds go to the performers.

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The Program:

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
String Quartet in B flat major, Op. 18 No. 6 (25:12)
Allegro con brio
Adagio ma non troppo
Scherzo. Allegro
La Malinconia. Adagio - Allegretto quasi allegro

Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
String Quartet in g minor, Op. 10 (25:00)
Anime et tres decide
Assez vif et bien rythme
Andantino, doucement espressif
Tres modere - Tres mouvemente

The Musicians:

Denovo Quartet
MaeLynn Arnold and Michael Hustedde, violins
Amberley Lamphere, viola
Daniel Dickson, cello

Since their debut at the Deer Valley Music Festival in 2015, the Denovo Quartet has quickly established a creative presence in the greater Boston area as sought-after performers and collaborators. Mentored by the Muir Quartet at Boston University, Denovo Quartet is known for their robust sound and energetic interpretations and has been featured on numerous recital series performing both classic and contemporary repertoire. Recent engagements include performances at the Alcyon Chamber Music Series, Tower Hill Botanic Garden, Brookline Library, and Parish Center for the Arts.

While remaining grounded in the standard quartet canon, Denovo's curiosities also extend to contemporary music, where they have an extensive background performing and recording new works. They were fortunate to work with Joan Tower at the Deer Valley Music Festival in the summer of 2015 and premiered Douglas Friedman's The Pilgrim, which has since inspired them to seek out exciting new music. New commissions include recording quartets written by Northeastern University professor Holbrook Robinson as well as current Northeastern University composition students.

The quartet members come from Ohio, Kentucky, South Carolina, and Washington, and hold degrees from Boston University, University of Missouri-St. Louis, and Bob Jones University. Individually, they have performed around the globe on tours to China, Russia, Europe, South America, Canada, as well as across the U.S. They have attended music festivals such as the Lucerne Festival, Meadowmount School of Music, Le Domaine Forget International Music Academy, Bowdoin International Music Academy, Kent Blossom, Boston University Tanglewood Institute, Spoleto Festival USA, and the National Music Festival at Washington College; and performed in master classes for such renowned musicians including William Preucil, Stephen Clapp, Christian Tetzlaff, Joshua Bell, Itzhak Perlman, Midori, as well as the Emerson, Tokyo, Arianna, JACK, and Atrium Quartets.

Each member of Denovo holds graduate music performance degrees from Boston University and freelance and teach privately in the greater Boston area, including Sudbury, Concord, Arlington, and Concord, NH.

Denovo's web site is here.

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