JACK Quartet

JACK Quartet

Saturday, February 11, 2017 . 8PM
JACK Quartet
Photo by Shervin Lainez
Principal People: 

Viola John Richards   
Violin Christopher Otto    
Violin Austin Wulliman    
Cello Jay Campbell    

Special Announcement: 

Please note: the venue for this event has changed. This event is now at The Clarice in the Gildenhorn Recital Hall. 

Event Attributes

Presented By

Estimated Length: 
60 minutes

With its straightforward, unpretentious, energetic style, JACK Quartet focuses on the performance of music from new and contemporary composers. It has collaborated with John Luther Adams, Chaya Czernowin, Simon Steen-Andersen, Caroline Shaw and Helmut Lachenmann, among others. 

“The go-to quartet for contemporary music, tying impeccable musicianship to intellectual ferocity and a take-no-prisoners sense of commitment." – The Washington Post

PROGRAM:

  • Ruth Crawford Seeger: String Quartet
  • Iannis Xenakis: ST/4-1,080262
  • Morton Feldman: Structures
  • Iannis Xenakis: Ergma
  • Julia Wolfe: Early That Summer

This performance of JACK Quartet is funded in part by The Randy Hostetler Living Room Music Project and Fund.