HIGHLIGHTS FROM PAST SEASONS
2018 - 2019
“2x2” BENEFIT CONCERT (OCTOBER 10,2018)
. . . was successfully presented by BNM artistic director and violinist Gary McLaughlin, violinist Tammie Dyer, and cellist Joel Cohen. Music by Leclair, Spohr, Gliere and Bartok was enthusiastically received.
TELEGRAPH QUARTET (March 14, 2018)
. . . . fresh from a sold-out success in New York City’s Carnegie Hall, this ensemble wowed our audience with their brilliant and insightful playing.
DEL SOL String Quartet (FEBRUARY 22, 2017)
. . . returned to the Brave New Music stage at Paul Mahder Gallery with a program called “Tunes and Tannins,” featuring music and wine pairings with comments by sommelier Nicole Bert.
HEAR A SAMPLE FROM AN EARLIER BNM CONCERT BY THE DEL SOL QUARTET:
Borealis String Quartet (March 30, 2016)
. . . this stellar ensemble from Canada offered up a sumptuous feast of new music along with a powerful rendition of Shostakovich’s Ninth Quartet in our first collaboration with the Paul Mahder Gallery.
GLENDEVEN STRING QUARTET and UPSIDE DANCE CO. (Nov. 11, 2015)
. . . in a collaboration of film, poetry, original choreography, and music for string quartet, this was truly a multi-media evening.
TRIO DINICU (April 8,2015)
. . . combines the forces of three world class musicians—a lightening fast violinist with touching expressiveness, a virtuoso guitarist with gypsy authenticity a la Django Reinhardt, and a legendary Parisian bassist with deep soul—who together bridge the gap between classical, jazz and folk genres.
SZYMANOWSKI QUARTET (February 4, 2015)
... from Warsaw, one of the most exceptional international string quartets of its generation, they performed an exquisite program of Polish and Ukrainian composers.
>>Read the Szymanowski Quartet Classical Sonoma concert review here.
DEL SOL STRING QUARTET (November 23, 2014)
(see above for concert video)