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EKSM: Calidore String Quartet


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Eine Kleine Summer Music (EKSM) Festival

continues, with Calidore String Quartet

Saturday June 29th, 2.30 pm Deep Cove Winery; Sunday June 30th, 2.30 pm First Unitarian Church of Victoria

Of the 170 groups from 34 countries who applied and final 29 who performed, the Calidore String Quartet was declared the overall winner in a PBS televised event and awarded a $100,000 prize – the largest ever in chamber music! 

The Calidore String Quartet just keeps winning…and winning: an Avery Fisher Career Grant, the inaugural $100,000 M-Prize competition, a Borletti-Buitoni Trust Fellowship, the Lincoln Center Emerging Artist Award, a residency with the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center’s CMS Two program, the honor of being named a BBC Radio 3 New Generation Artist. And that’s not to mention triumphs at so many competitions, including the Fischoff.” – Strings Magazine

EKSM is proud to present the Calidore String Quintet for their Victoria debut with performances at Deep Cove Winery on 29thJune and the First Unitarian Church of Victoria on 30thJune. Tickets range in price from $30-$40.

Calidore String Quartet: Jeffrey Myers, violin; Ryan Meehan, violin; Jeremy Berry, viola; Estelle Choi, cello

Caroline Shaw – Three Essays
Beethoven – Quartet in E Flat Major, Op. 127
Mendelssohn – Quartet in F Minor, Op. 80


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