QuartetES in Reykjavik-“One Tree”

What can one tree do? Iceland’s luthier Hans Johannsson has created his first quartet of matching instruments from the same tree.
Each instrument is named after the elements- Earth, Air, Fire, Water.

Come hear these powerful voices speak for the first time as one in this concert by Iceland and U.S. based QuartetES. Program: Schubert’s Quartettsatz, Selected Folksongs in Counterpoint by Florence Price, Quartet No. 11 “Northern Lights” by Elena Ruehr, and  Dvorak’s “American” Quartet Op. 96.

QuartetES:

Anton Miller and Ertan Torgul, violins

Rita Porfiris, viola

Jennifer Kloetzel, cello

Upcoming Performances

Music on the Hill (Providence, RI)-QuartetES and Mendelssohn Octet

Music on the Hill (Providence, RI)-Haydn & Ravel

Bethany Beach Cellofest (Delaware)

Bethany Beach Cellos at the Bandstand (DE)

Recording sessions for Elena Ruehr’s Quartet #10 “Long Pond” and Quartet #11 “Long Night” (Reykjavik)-with QuartetES

Recording sessions for Elena Ruehr’s Quartet #10 “Long Pond” and Quartet #11 “Long Night” (Reykjavik)-with QuartetES