Sunday, February 27, 2022
Daniel Arts Center - McConnell Theater
The Rolston String Quartet, a young prize-winning group from Canada, offers a recital of quartets by Haydn, Mendelssohn, and Gabriela Lena Frank.
With their debut recording, “Souvenirs” recently named BBC Music Magazine ‘recording of the year’, Canada’s Rolston String Quartet continues to receive acclamation and recognition for their musical excellence. As the 2018 recipient and first international ensemble chosen for the prestigious Cleveland Quartet Award from Chamber Music America, their accolades and awards precede them. In 2016, a monumental year, they won First Prize at the 12th Banff International String Quartet Competition, Grand Prize at the 31st Chamber Music Yellow Springs Competition, and Astral’s National Auditions.
The Rolston's members are:
Luri Lee, Violin
Jason Issokson, Violin
Hezekiah Leung, Viola
Peter Eom, Cello
Audiences will need to show proof of vaccination, wear masks, and observe socially distanced seating.