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Escher String Quartet

Presented by Midwest Trust Center at Johnson County Community College at Midwest Trust Center at Johnson County Community College, Overland Park

August 3, 2022

A former BBC New Generation Artist, the quartet has performed at the BBC Proms at Cadogan Hall and is a regular guest at Wigmore Hall. In its hometown of New York City, the ensemble serves as Season Artists of the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS), where it has presented the complete Zemlinsky Quartets Cycle. Escher is one of five quartets chosen to collaborate in a complete presentation of Beethoven’s string quartets. Last season, the quartet toured with CMS to China. The Escher Quartet has made a distinctive impression throughout Europe, performing at venues such as Amsterdam Concertgebouw, Berlin Konzerthaus, London’s Kings Place, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Slovenian Philharmonic Hall, Auditorium du Louvre and Les Grand Interprètes series in Geneva. In addition to the August 3 concert, the quartet will mentor students as part of the Heartland Chamber Music Festival July 28 through August 6 at MTC.

Performers
Adam Barnett-Hart, violin
Brendan Speltz, violin
Pierre...

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A former BBC New Generation Artist, the quartet has performed at the BBC Proms at Cadogan Hall and is a regular guest at Wigmore Hall. In its hometown of New York City, the ensemble serves as Season Artists of the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS), where it has presented the complete Zemlinsky Quartets Cycle. Escher is one of five quartets chosen to collaborate in a complete presentation of Beethoven’s string quartets. Last season, the quartet toured with CMS to China. The Escher Quartet has made a distinctive impression throughout Europe, performing at venues such as Amsterdam Concertgebouw, Berlin Konzerthaus, London’s Kings Place, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Slovenian Philharmonic Hall, Auditorium du Louvre and Les Grand Interprètes series in Geneva. In addition to the August 3 concert, the quartet will mentor students as part of the Heartland Chamber Music Festival July 28 through August 6 at MTC.

Performers
Adam Barnett-Hart, violin
Brendan Speltz, violin
Pierre Lapointe, viola
Brook Speltz, cello

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Dates & times

Wed, Aug 03 @ 7:00 pm

Admission

Tickets start at $5.

913-469-4445

MidwestTrustCenter@jccc.edu

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