Jasper Quartet
Amy Yang, piano

Sunday, November 22, 2020 - 3:00 PM
American Philosophical Society

American Philosophical Society

Benjamin Franklin Hall,
427 Chestnut Street
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About This Performance

Philadelphia is home to a multitude of astonishingly gifted musicians and ensembles, five of whom (the Jasper Quartet and Musical Fund Society Career Advancement Winner Yang) are highlighted in this creative program dedicated to works by living female composers.

León: Ethos (w/ Yang)
Ko: Escape-Landscape
Thomas: Helix Spirals
Auerbach: Winter  Philadelphia Premiere
Tower: Dumbarton (w/ Yang)

Watch the live-streamed concert via the video player below.

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Special thanks to Susan Giesecke Bloom, MD and A. Charles Winkelman, MD for their support of our live-stream programming.

This concert is supported in part by Grant Greapentrog.

The Artist(s)

Jasper Quartet
Jasper Quartet
Winner of the prestigious CMA Cleveland Quartet Award, Philadelphia's Jasper String Quartet is the Professional Quartet in Residence at Temple University's Center for Gifted Young Musicians and the Founder and Artistic Director of Jasper Chamber Concerts. The Quartet launched their inaugural season of Jasper Chamber Concerts in 2016, a series in Philadelphia devoted to world class performances of masterworks from around the world and Philadelphia,… Read More
Amy Yang
Amy Yang, piano
A “jaw-dropping pianist who steals the show…with effortless finesse” (Washington Post), Amy Yang balances an active career as soloist, chamber musician and pedagogue. Collaborating with leading musicians, Ms. Yang toured with Patricia Kopatchinskaya, Tito Muñoz and the Mahler Chamber Orchestra, and premiered music by Michael Hersch at Cal Performances, Ojai Music Festival and Aldeburgh Festival.… Read More

Videos

Joan Tower: Wild Summer (2018)
J & Rachel Freivogel perform works by Bach & James Tenney