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Daedalus Quartet w/ Romie de Guise-Langlois, clarinet

Sunday, March 25, 2018 - 3:00 PM (Add to calendar)

American Philosophical Society

Benjamin Franklin Hall
427 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

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“A fresh and vital participant in what is a golden age of American string quartets” (New Yorker), the exceptionally-refined Daedalus Quartet has established itself as a leader among the new generation of string ensembles. Currently quartet-in-residence at the University of Pennsylvania, the Daedalus excels at interpreting the music of our time as will be heard in the Philadelphia premiere of Vivien Fung’s Clarinet Quintet with the “extraordinary and formidable clarinetist” (New York Times) Romie de Guise-Langlois.

Prokofiev: Quartet in B Minor, Op. 50
Fung: Clarinet Quintet [Philadelphia Premiere/PCMS Co-Commission]
Ives: Quartet No. 2

 

This concert is supported by The Presser Foundation

Romie de Guise-Langlois, clarinet

Praised as “extraordinary” and “a formidable clarinetist” by The New York Times, Romie de Guise-Langlois has appeared as soloist and chamber musician on major concert stages throughout the U.S., Canada, Europe, and Asia. She has performed as soloist with the Houston Symphony, the Burlington Chamber Orchestra, the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, Ensemble ACJW, the.

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Daedalus Quartet

Praised by The New Yorker as “a fresh and vital young participant in what is a golden age of American string quartets,” the Daedalus Quartet has established itself as a leader among the new generation of string ensembles. Since winning the top prize in the Banff International String Quartet Competition in 2001, the Daedalus Quartet.

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American Philosophical Society

Address: Benjamin Franklin Hall
427 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Concerts at the American Philosophical SocietyBenjamin Franklin Hall is a 375 seat auditorium offering plaza level and balcony seating.  All concerts at this venue are general admission seating.  Doors open 30 minutes prior to the performance. There are many historic elements to the building.  Designed in the Italianate style, it features a visually striking white marble façade and an impressive collection of paintings.…more info