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Vivid Viola Concert Series: Bach's Goldberg Variations

This is a past event.

Wednesday, September 14, 2022 at 7:30pm

St. Patrick Catholic Church 3716 Garden Ave., Miami Beach, FL 33140

The Goldberg Variations are a work of indescribable genius. Experience Bach’s monumental work like you’ve never heard it before – orchestrated for string trio and performed by members of  FIU 's Artist-in-Residence Ensemble, the Amernet String Quartet.

This concert is made possible in part by the City of Miami Beach.
Free admission.

 

Amernet String Quartet:

Misha Vitenson, violin
Michael Klotz, viola
Jason Calloway, cello

Praised for their “intelligence” and “immensely satisfying” playing by the New York Times, the Amernet String Quartet has garnered recognition as one of today’s exceptional string quartets and are Ensemble-in-Residence at Florida International University in Miami. Their sound has been called “complex” but with an “old world flavor.” Strad Magazine described the Amernet as “…a group of exceptional technical ability.”The Amernet’s performance schedule has taken the quartet across the Americas and to Asia, Europe, and the Middle East. They have collaborated with many of today’s most prominent artists and ensembles including the Tokyo and Ying quartets as well as Shmuel Ashkenasi, Robert deMaine, Roberto Diaz, Gary Hoffman, Ida Kavafian, Anthony McGill, Sherrill Milnes, Michael Tree.Internationally, the quartet has appeared at major festivals around the world, including Cervantino, San Miguel de Allende, Aviv (Israel), and Colima (Mexico), while in Germany a critic commented that their playing was “fascinating, with flawless intonation, extraordinary beauty of sound, virtuosic brilliance and homogeneity of ensemble...