Northwestern University

Wed 7:30 PM

Joel Quarrington, double bass

Joel Quarrington

When: Wednesday, February 7, 2018
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM  

Where: Patrick G. and Shirley W. Ryan Center for the Musical Arts, Galvin Recital Hall, 70 Arts Circle, Evanston, IL 60208 map it

Audience: Faculty/Staff - Student - Public - Post Docs/Docs - Graduate Students

Cost: $8 general public / $5 students

Contact: Concert Management Office   847.467.4000

Group: Bienen School of Music Concerts and Events

Category: Fine Arts

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For over 30 years, Joel Quarrington has served as the principal double bassist of such ensembles as the Canadian Opera Company, the Toronto Symphony, Canada’s National Arts Centre Orchestra, and the London Symphony Orchestra. A winner of the Geneva International Competition, the CBC Talent Competition, and a Juno Award, he has made solo appearances throughout North America, Europe, and China. Quarrington has performed with celebrated chamber ensembles, including the Zukerman Chamber Players and the Orford, Vermeer, Cleveland, St. Lawrence, and Tokyo Quartets. He is joined by pianist Peter Longworth, who has appeared as soloist with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Fairbanks Symphony, and Vancouver Symphony, among others.

Robert Schumann, Adagio and Allegro, Op. 70
Franz Schubert, Du bist die Ruh, D. 776
J. S. Bach, Allemande and Gigue from Cello Suite No. 6 in D Major, BWV 1012
Enrich Wolfgang Korngold, Garden Scene from Much Ado About Nothing, Op. 11
Franz Schubert, Sonata in A Minor (Arpeggione), D. 821

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