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Pacifica Quartet

©Lisa-Marie Mazzucco

String Quartets

Simin Ganatra, Austin Hartman [violins]
Mark Holloway [viola]
Brandon Vamos [cello]

Recognized for its virtuosity, exuberant performance style, and often-daring repertoire choices, the Pacifica Quartet has achieved international recognition as one of the finest chamber ensembles performing today. Named the quartet-in-residence at Indiana University’s Jacobs School of Music 2012, the Pacifica was previously the quartet-in-residence at the Metropolitan Museum of Art and received a Grammy Award for Best Chamber Music Performance. In 2017, the Pacifica Quartet led the Center for Advanced Quartet Studies at the Aspen Music Festival and School. Formed in 1994, the Pacifica Quartet won chamber music’s top competitions, including the 1998 Naumburg Chamber Music Award. In 2002 the ensemble received Chamber Music America’s Cleveland Quartet Award and the appointment to Lincoln Center’s The Bowers Program. They were awarded the 2006 Avery Fisher Career Grant. In 2009, the Quartet was named “Ensemble of the Year” by Musical America.

Friday 25 June 2021

1. Opening Concert - CANCELLED

Date 25 June 2021
Time 7:00 pm
Location Bantry House
Admission €25

13. World Premiere

Dates 25 June to 28 June 2021
Time 8:00 pm
Location Auer Hall, Jacobs School of Music, Indiana University, Bloomington / Online
Admission €10
Saturday 26 June 2021

19. Late Great Show - CANCELLED

Date 26 June 2021
Time 10:00 pm
Location St. Brendan’s Church
Admission €15
Sunday 27 June 2021

28. Main Evening Concert - CANCELLED

Date 27 June 2021
Time 7:15 pm
Location Bantry House
Admission €40
Monday 28 June 2021

43. Main Evening Concert - CANCELLED

Bartók Cycle
Date 28 June 2021
Time 7:30 pm
Location Bantry House
Admission €40
Tuesday 29 June 2021

59. Main Evening Concert - CANCELLED

Date 29 June 2021
Time 7:30 pm
Location St. Brendan’s Church
Admission €30
Wednesday 30 June 2021

Masterclass - CANCELLED

Date 30 June 2021
Time 4:30 pm
Location Bantry Courthouse
Admission Free
Thursday 1 July 2021

87. Main Evening Concert - CANCELLED

Weinberg Cycle
Date 1 July 2021
Time 7:30 pm
Location St. Brendan’s Church
Admission €30

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