Portland Concert Series 2014-2015

Sunday, October 12, 2014 - Portland String Quartet

To open the 2014-15 season, the Portland String Quartet includes a performance of the first of the "Rasumovsky" (or "Razumovsky") quartets, Beethoven Quartet No. 7 in F major, Op. 59, No. 1, written in 1806, as commissioned by the russian ambassador in Vienna, Count Andreas Razumovsky.

Concert Sponsored by :Bath Savings Institution - Banking on the coast of Maine since 1852.

Sunday, November 9, 2014 - VentiCordi

VentiCordi Logo A blending of winds and strings VentiCordi was founded in 2009 with artistic directors Kathleen McNerney, oboist and the PSQ's own Dean Stein, violinist. This duo and invited guests will perform a collection of wind and string music from the heart.

 

Sponsored by: CALDERWOOD CHARITABLE FOUNDATION

Sunday, December 7, 2014 - Portland String Quartet

This concert continues to explore the "Rasumovsky" quartets with String Quartet No. 8 in E minor, Op. 59, No. 2.

Sponsored by:Oceanview Falmouth

Sunday, February 15, 2015 - Lantz/Kargul Duo

The PSQ's own Ronald Lantz,violinist and Laura Kargul, pianist aLatnz/Kargulnd director of the keyboard studies at the University of Southern Maine, have been performing as a duo since 2010. This delightful pairing will perform selections from the rich and varied repertoire for violin and piano.

Sponsored by: ,Piper Shores and Yankee Ford

 

Sunday, April 19, 2015 - Portland String Quartet

The PSQ will close the concert season with a program anchored by the last of the Beethoven "59's", the String Quartet No. 9 in C major, Op. 59. No. 3.

Sponsored by :BERNSTEIN SHUR Counselors at Law and Portland Volvo

Pierce Atwood

 

 

All concerts are at 2pm., Woodford's Congregational Church; Woodford Street; Portland, Maine. General admission $22; Seniors $20; 21 and under: free. Subsidized tickets available. Info: (207) 761-1522.

PRE-CONCERT TALK at 1 p.m.

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One exciting Course three different convenient locations!

Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - Dyer Library/ Saco Museum, Saco- 6:00- 7:30 pm

Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - Curtis Memorial Library, Brunswick- Morrell Meeting Room - 7:00- 8:30 pm

Wednesday, March 11, 2015 - Woodford's Congregational Church, Portland Memorial Hall - 7:00-8:30 pm

 

 

 


"The Portland String Quartet performed brilliantly, arguing the composer's case with passion and precision. One couldn't have asked for more persuasive, more unified and more yearningly lyrical playing."

-New York Times

 
 

 

 

 

 

      
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