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University of Iowa String Quartet Residency Program

JACK Residency

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The JACK Quartet welcomes two new members along with two former members and University of Iowa’s own bass professor Volkan Orhon for this very special week.  University of Iowa alumna and award-winning performer and composer Erin Gee also returns to campus for this exciting residency.

JACK Quartet Master Class

Join the JACK as members work with University of Iowa chamber music students.

Monday, December 5, 2016

12-1:20 pm

Recital Hall, Voxman Music Building

*****

JACK Quartet Reading Session of UI Student Composer Works 

Watch the JACK in a tour de force of musicianship and virtuosity as they read through and discuss UI student composer works.
Monday, December 5, 2016
6:30-10:30 PM
The University of Iowa, School of Music Concert Hall (free)

*****

Under the Hood with the JACK Quartet 

Join the JACK as they talk about their career in new music and learn how they approach working on a brand new work.

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

12:30-1:20 pm

The University of Iowa, School of Music Recital Hall (free)

*****

JACK Quartet UI Composers’ Concert

The JACK Quartet premieres works by Joe Norman, Christine Burke, Jake Simmons, Carlos Cotallo Solares, Paul Duffy, Hongwei Cai and Alex Spirou.

Thursday, December 8, 2016

7:30 pm

The University of Iowa, School of Music Concert Hall (free)

*****

JACK Quartet Concert with  Volkan Orhon, bass; Ari Streisfeld, violin and Kevin McFarland, cello

Early That Summer – Julia Wolfe

Tetora – Iannis Xenakis

intermission

Mouthpiece XXII – Erin Gee

Shaker Loops – John Adams

Friday, December 9, 2016

7:30 pm

The University of Iowa, School of Music Concert Hall (free)

*****

 

 Ari Streisfeld, violin 

 
Former JACK Quartet violinist Ari Streisfeld performs a solo violin 
recital featuring works by Luciano Berio, Robert Morris, Kaija Saariaho and Salvatore Sciarrino.
 
Saturday, December 10, 2016
 
7:30 pm
The University of Iowa, School of Music Concert Hall (free)

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