Guelph Musicfest: ROLSTON STRING QUARTET
A monumental year, 2016 saw Canada’s Rolston String Quartet earn attention and gain recognition from international audiences and critics alike. Culminating the year with a First Prize win at the 12th Banff International String Quartet Competition (BISQC), the quartet’s winning included Astral’s National Auditions, and Grand Prize of the 31st Chamber Music Yellow Springs Competition. They were also prizewinners at the 2016 Bordeaux International String Quartet Competition and the inaugural M-Prize competition. There is no wonder they were named among Canadian Broadcasting Corporation’s “30 Hot Canadian Classical Musicians Under 30” in 2016. Rolston String Quartet continues to be recognized for their musical excellence, they are the 2018 recipient of - and first international ensemble chosen for - the prestigious Cleveland Quartet Award from Chamber Music America.
PROGRAMME: Mozart String Quartet No. 19 in C, K. 465 “dissonance”
Ligeti String Quartet No. 1 (Métamorphoses nocturnes)
Debussy String Quartet in G minor, L 85, op. 10
05-31-2019 7:30 pm |
General Admission (floor seating) $45 adult $40 adult (2 or more) $40 senior (age 65 or more) $35 senior (2 or more) $20 full-time student $10 child under age 10 |
|Location||Guelph Youth Music Centre (GYMC)|