Music at Ten: Geist Quartet

Event date: 
Saturday, 14th October, 2017 - 10:00 am
Venue: 
Bundanoon Soldiers' Memorial Hall
Admission: 
Entrance $10. Children under 18 free.

Formed in 2015, The Geist Quartet is comprised of violinists Sonia Wilson and Meg Cohen, violist Hayasa Tanaka, and cellist James Larsen. All members of the quartet met while postgraduate students of the Sydney Conservatorium of Music. 

2017 will see the Geist Quartet work with the Elias Quartet, St Lawrence Quartet, and the Kuss Quartet while participating in chamber music courses in North America and Australia.
 
In 2016 the Geist Quartet was awarded the prestigious Westheimer String Quartet Fellowship as well as being selected to participate in the Sydney Conservatorium of Music’s Estivo Festival in Italy followed by a performance with Umberto Clerici at the Fondazione Merz in Turin. They also participated in the Australian Youth Orchestra’s Chamber Players program in Hobart, and performed in a standalone concert at the Melbourne MPavillion.