Jupiter String Quartet & James Dunham, guest violist
Saturday, October 19, 2013 8:00 PM, Smith Theatre
"...lush tone, a fine sense of color... energy and polish." NY Times
Haydn: String Quartet in G minor, Op. 74, No. 3 'Reiter Quartett'
Britten: String Quartet No. 1 in D, Op. 25
Brahms: Viola Quintet in G Major, Op.111
Dunham photo by Simon Gentry
As they enter their 12th year of making music together, this tightly knit ensemble has firmly established itself as an important voice in the world of chamber music. The Jupiters have joined the faculty of the University of Illinois as String Quartet-in-residence in addition to holding visiting faculty residencies at Oberlin Conservatory and Adelphi University and a multi-year residency at Atlanta's Spivey Hall.
Ravel: Quartet in F Major Movement 4: Vif et agité; Recorded at WILL 90.9 "Live and Local." Champaign-Urbana, IL. 2012
Nelson Lee - violin
Meg Freivogel - violin
Liz Freivogel - viola
Daniel McDonough - cello
June 15, 2014, 3:30 PM
(Chesapeake International Chamber Music Competition 2014 Gold Medal Winner)