Amaranth Quartet premieres D. Riley Nicholson’s most recent work, Break, alongside a new quartet version of Nicholson’s Bend, and selections from Philip Glass’s Bent. The evening will include music by the winner of Amaranth’s young composer’s initiative, Alyssa Weinberg, Ryan Brown, and Sahba Aminikia. Join us for an afternoon of new music at C4NM, drinks and light bites will be available!
Washington, D.C. Debut and World-Premieres by Sahba Aminikia and Alyssa Weinberg
Registration is required. Seating is limited and registration does not guarantee your seat(s). Registered guests will be seated on a first-come, first-served basis. Open seats will be given to guests on standby beginning at 7:25 p.m.
Arc Gallery will be hosting the Amaranth Quartet in an intimate concert in conjunction with Kearny Street Workshop’s "From My Body" exhibition. A light brunch will be served with breakfast empanadas, coffee and tea. Tickets are $20 ($15 students/seniors), all of which goes to the quartet, or you may purchase tickets in advance to secure your spot.
Featuring works by Ludwig van Beethoven, Igor Stravinsky, Alyssa Weinberg, and Dmitri Shostakovich.
250 girls of the iSing Girlchoir come together for the annual holiday concert at the beautiful Mission Santa Clara. Join us for this festive and joyful evening of music, featuring traditional carols and holiday favorites. Many families tell us that this is their most treasured holiday tradition. We look forward to celebrating the “glow” of the season with your family.
Saturday, December 15, 2pm & 4:30pm
Mission Santa Clara
Tickets: $25–$50, Student tickets $10
Welcome to classical music in a home at Glendome Circle! Come for a thoughtful afternoon with new and old friends listening to music performed by the very fine Amaranth Quartet. Besides their remarkable performance, we hope you will enjoy our relaxed setting, lovely view, indoor fountain and beautiful garden. Feel free to wander about in the yard, chat with old and new friends and enjoy the music. We encourage you to bring appetizers, desserts or beverages (wine, soft drinks) to share. Children are welcome!
Reserve your spot here: https://www.groupmuse.com/events/7283-glendome-circle-muses
-Igor Stravinksy: Three Pieces for String Quartet
-Darius Milhaud: String Quartet No. 1, Op. 5 (1912)
-Ruth Crawford-Seeger: String Quartet 1931
-Darius Milhaud: String Quartet No. 7, Op. 87 (1925)
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Tickets may be purchased at the door. To purchase tickets online, please visit www.boxofficetickets.com and enter the keywords "Mills College."
$15 General admission
$10 seniors and non-Mills students
Free to Mills students/faculty/staff and alumnae/alumni (with AAMC card)
The community is invited to Throckmorton's complimentary season of Wednesday Noon Concerts. As part of our ongoing mission to use the transformative power of the arts to inspire our community, we have opened our doors for the past three years, every Wednesday at Noon, and presented concerts performed by talented musicians that are free of charge to the public. These free noon performances offer listeners the opportunity to discover the beauty of music in an intimate accessible setting, while providing the community with cultural enrichment and exposure to talented performers.
Fifth Street Farms is a virtual farmstead in the oldest part of Berkeley, California. The house was originally built in 1899, and rehabilitated in the late 20th century.
Their House Concerts — traditional, acoustic, roots, international, folk music — are presented once or twice a month.
Amaranth Quartet returns to this year’s Kronos Festivalto highlight Kronos’ commitment to younger generations of string quartets with a performance of select works from Fifty for the Future: The Kronos Learning Repertoire. The program includes music by Trio Da Kali’s Fodé Lassana Diabaté, Rhiannon Giddens, Garth Knox, Nicole Lizée and Aleksandra Vrebalov. Launched in 2015, Kronos’ Fifty for the Future is an education and legacy project that is commissioning – and distributing for free – the first learning library of contemporary repertoire for string quartet. The local quartet embodies the ethos of Kronos’ Fifty for the Future through their commitment to commissioning new music for string quartet and working with grade school students across the US.
Arc Gallery will be hosting the Amaranth Quartet in an intimate concert in conjunction with our "48 Pillars" exhibition. A light brunch will be served with breakfast empanadas, coffee and tea. Advance ticket purchase guarantees you a seat in the gallery.
-Mendelssohn: String Quartet No. 2 in A minor
-Garth Knox: Satellites
-Aleksandra Vrebalov: My Desert, My Rose
$25 - Adults
$10 - Under 18
POP UP Chamber Concert
The members of OFS present a *one night only* POP UP chamber concert party at a new secret location in the Mission in SF!
*exact location will be emailed to ticket holders the night before the event*
Friday, March 2, 2018
Party starts at 7:00 PM
Music at 7:30 PM
Featuring wind and string selections from Felix Mendelssohn, Gyorgy Ligeti, and Jean Francaix
***PRE-SALE TICKETS ONLY NO DOOR TICKETS AVAILABLE**
Agape is an intentional living community in an old historic Victorian in the mission district of SF. They're big on “leave no trace” and “shoes off”, and they have two cats that will enjoy the show alongside MEW!
250 iSing singers raise their voices in song at our annual holiday concert at the beautiful Mission Santa Clara. Joining us for this festive celebration of traditional carols and holiday favorites will be our friends, the Amaranth Quartet. Featured choirs: Melodics (2pm performance only), Harmonics, Prephonics, Polyphonics, HD.
Saturday, December 16, 2pm & 4:30pm
Mission Santa Clara
Tickets: $25–$50; Student tickets: $10
Intimate Voices for string quartet
Suzanne and Lee Ettelson Composer’s Award 2017
Frank La Rocca
Precipice for string quartet
Reflections on Rothko for viola and electronics
Companion Stars for soprano saxophone and electronics
Rough Trax for oboe and alto saxophone
Enjoy an afternoon of classical music with Amaranth Quartet!
Ludwig van Beethoven: String Quartet No. 10 in E-flat major, Op. 74
I. Poco adagio Allegro
II. Adagio ma non troppo
IV. Allegretto con variazioni
Maurice Ravel: String Quartet in F Major
I. Allegro moderato
II. Assez vif, très rythmé
III. Très lent
IV. Vif et agité
The concert will be followed with refreshments and a meet & greet with the musicians.
Tickets available here: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3099508
Matthew Paul Finnigan Commissioning Award
Amaranth String Quartet
Shit Around the World
Suzanne and Lee Ettelson Composer’s Award
Amaranth String Quartet
Frank La Rocca, Ryan Rey, Allen Shearer, Nicholas Vasallo
[new work jointly composed by Composers, Inc.’s Artistic Directors]
Gabriela Lena Frank
Amaranth String Quartet
TBD Winner, !BAMM! Student Composers Competition winner
One Found Sound presents our third annual gala: LUX
Music by Tallis, Mansell, Adams, Whitacre, Debussy, and Haydn
Food by Chef Tim Luym
Featuring Symmetry Labs' Sugar Cubes as an interactive light show!
Get your tickets now and support your favorite local music group <3
We can't wait to share this one night only special event with you!
Mikis Theodorakis - Sextet for Piano, Flute, String Quartet
Thanos Ermilios - Greek Songs
John Psathas - Island Songs
Petros Sakelliou - Ironic Dance Suite (US premiere)
Ellie Falaris Ganelin, flute
Elektra Schmidt, piano
Schuyler Karr, bass
Presented by: San Francisco State University Modern Greek Studies Department