CHAMBER MUSIC CONCERT NIGHTS
by Viol Consort String Ensemble presents From baroque to Romantic era.
Chamber Music Concert Nights it’s a program of educational concerts with a variety of classical music with the purpose of making art more accessible and understandable to the community.
In this occasion Viol Consort will be performing a fine selection from baroque to romantic repertoire for string trio and string quartet. The concert will begin with a beautiful collection of XVII century sonatas for violin, bassoon and cello followed by the Allegro from Rimsky Korsakov B-La-F String Quartet. and concluding with one of the most celebrated string quartets from Haydn’s Op. 64, the Fifth, in D, and so-called “Lark String Quartet”.
Viol Consort String Ensemble was founded in 2001 by violinist and music-arranger Sam Heredia 1st violin of the String Quartet, he is joined by violinists Sarah Torres and Alfonso Atkinson, violists Gamaliel Orellana, cellists Abran Garcia, And for this concert the ensemble will be hosting the guest artist Arturo Gonzalez in the bassoon.
As classical crossover specialists VCSE excels in multiple styles — from baroque,classical, romantic, contemporary, jazz, tango, pop and more . Since its concert debut in 2001, Viol Consort String Quartet has offered its exclusive literature to local, national and international audiences in a variety of venues that include concert halls, festivals, museums, and classrooms, for the sole purpose of promoting a cultural environment within reach of the whole community, especially in the Rio Grande Valley where Viol Consort started the program of 2 concert seasons per year in McAllen Texas presenting eight didactic concerts at the McAllen Creative Incubator (old library) located at 601 N. Main St, McAllen.
EVENT Date:Sunday September 18th at 7:30pm
Place: 601 N. Main St. Mcallen (McAllen Creative Incubator)
first concert of 2016 fall season