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Breaking New Grounds
Sunday, September 13, 2020 @ 6:30 pm CDT
Tonight we tell the story of Guarneri Hall through the people who make it all happen. Enjoy video profiles of Guarneri Hall’s behind-the-scenes heroes: Grammy-winning audio engineer Christopher Willis, Creative Director Mike Grittani, and Guarneri Hall’s Artistic Director Stefan Hersh, the individuals responsible for the incomparable audio and video quality of the livestreams of our live concerts—broadcast alongside music video highlights of the 2019 NEXUS Chamber Music season. After the music, join us for a Zoom Q&A session with NEXUS artists!
Get a pass good for all four Guarneri Hall-sponsored events September 13-16 by clicking the button below—but before you do, note that if you buy a ticket to the September 12 opening night livestream sponsored by Groupmuse and available ONLY on their website, your are eligible for a discounted pass for the four Guarneri Hall-sponsored events!
Giovanni Sollima: Lamentatio for Cello Solo
Alexander Hersh, cello
Jean Barrière: Sonata No. 10 in G Major for Two Celli
Brannon Cho, cello; Alexander Hersh, cello
Sergei Prokofiev: Sonata for Two Violins in C major, Op. 56
Brian Hong, violin; Alexi Kenney, violin
Luigi Boccherini: String Quintet in C Major (“Night Music of the Streets of Madrid”)
Brian Hong, violin; Siwoo Kim, violin; Tanner Menees, viola; Brannon Cho, cello; Alexander Hersh, cello
Staff Spotlights featuring Guarneri Hall’s audio engineer Christopher Willis, Creative Director Mike Grittani, and Artistic Director Stefan Hersh
Afterwards, join us for a Zoom Q&A session with NEXUS artists!
In normal times, we livestream most of our live concerts. In these times, out of concern for our audiences and artists, all Guarneri Hall events are virtual. Find details on how to access each event on its event page.