Skampa Quartet Antonin Dvorak: American String Quartet
& Quintet opp.
Scholars have debated the depth of American influence on other famous works he wrote there, including the New World Symphony and the American String Quartet
, but there is nothing American about the Concerto.
Pournazeri (on tanbur and kamancheh) and Paranj (on percussion instruments) were accompanied by an American string quartet
in their performance.
The Portland native has been playing viola with the prestigious American String Quartet
for almost its entire 35-year history.
Featured teachers: American String Quartet
, Timothy Noble, Scott Thornburg, John Craig Barker and Seunghee Lee.
The concert, which starts at 7.30pm, will consist of Mozart's Clarinet Quintet, Dvorak's American String Quartet
and Mozart's Gran Partita for 13 instruments.
And when the company's orchestra found McIntyre's choice, Bartok's Fourth String Quartet, too difficult, the American String Quartet
was hired to play at each performance.
today only at Hult Center ticket outlets for a May concert by the American String Quartet
and a July concert at the Oregon Bach Festival.
Featured teachers: Arnold Steinhardt, American String Quartet
, Newstead Trio, Veri & Jamanis and Louis Nagle.
The Oregon Mozart Players will feature a residency this season by the American String Quartet
Featured teachers: Leon Fleisher, Emerson String Quartet, American String Quartet
, Paul Kanto and Alan Harris.
The season will end with two shows with the American String Quartet