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Euclid Quartet Hosts Free String Workshop

January 2nd, 2014 |

IU South Bend’s Euclid Quartet will host a free string workshop on sound production on January 11, 2014 from 1 – 5 p.m. in the Education and Arts Building on campus.  The workshop is a terrific opportunity for high school students to work with a world-class string quartet and learn how to get the best possible sound from their instruments.

The workshop will include sound production demonstrations and exercises, a masterclass on tone, and a group mini-performance. A small group of attendees will be invited to perform a solo during the masterclass.

The Euclid Quartet is the resident string quartet at Indiana University South Bend.  The quartet is one of the most well-regarded ensembles of its generation, known for performances filled with passion, virtuosity, and sensitivity.  Violinists Jameson Cooper and Jacob Murphy, violist Luis Vargas, and cellist Si-Yan Darren Li will provide a brief performance during the workshop.

High school string musicians who wish to participate can register by calling 574-520-4558 or emailing mmorgand@iusb.edu.  Please include your name, grade, and instrument.

 

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