Recital 2: Atlantic String Quartet
Sunday, Nov. 19, 8-10 p.m.
D.F Cook Recital Hall, School of Music
The award-winning Atlantic String Quartet is comprised of the principal string players of the Newfoundland Symphony Orchestra. The current members of the quartet are Heather Kao and Nancy Case-Oates – violins, Kate Read – viola, and Nathan Cook, principal cellist. The ASQ is an integral part of the creative life of the St. John’s community and is known for its versatility and ability to work with music and musicians from all styles and genres. The ASQ performs around the province and each season presents a 4-concert recital series.
Recital 2 features Phantasy Quartet on British Folksongs by Gustav Holst; Phantasy Quartet by Imogen Holst; String Quartet in E flat major by Fanny Hensel-Mendelssohn; and, String Quartet no. 6 in f minor, op. 80 by Felix Mendelssohn.
Presented by Newfoundland Symphony Orchestra