Borromeo String Quartet
February 25, 2013
The Borromeo String Quartet, NEC's Quartet in Residence, performs with exceptionally talented NEC students chosen through competition in its annual Guest Artists concert. Violinists Nicholas Kitchen and Kristopher Tong, violist Mai Motobuchi, and cellist Yeesun Kim step in and out of the ensemble as needed. Come hear tomorrow's great artists! Tonight's concert features Guest Artist Award Winners Nate Martin, doublebass, DJ Cheeck, viola and Louise Grévin, cello. . It also brings to a conclusion the Borromeo's cycle of string quartets by Gunther Schuller.
Antonin Dvorak:Quintet for String Quartet and Doublebass, Op. 77
with Guest Artist Award Winner Nate Martin, Doublebass
Gunther Schuller:String Quartet No. 1
Johannes Brahms:Sextet for Strings, Op.18
with Guest Artist Award Winners DJ Cheek, Viola and Louise Grévin,