The Lafayette String Quartet returns to Powell River to the PRISMA festival as guest artists from June 13-15, 2022.
The Lafayette String Quartet is honoured to be a part of the Belfry Theatre Production "Bury the Hatchet", performing with Creative Artist, Singer Songwriter and Drummer, Nicole Mandryk in the newly commissioned work by Nicole and Composer Leila Lustig. More information TBA
The Lafayette String Quartet hosts Quartet Fest West 2022 on the gorgeous campus of the University of Victoria. Students, see QuartetFestWest.ca for more information Guest artists include the Skyros String Quartet (Seattle), Yariv Aloni, viola, Singer/Songwriter/Drummer Nicole Mandrkyk, Beth Sandvoss, cello and Theresa Plotnick, viola. Public masterclasses will be announced soon.
**Please note change of date!** Join the LSQ as they present a program featuring Singer/Songwriter and Drummer Nicole Mandryk in her new work "Singing Through Generations" co-composed with Leila Lustig. Yariv Aloni will join them for Mendelssohn's beautiful Viola Quintet in B flat. The program will start with Haydn's jovially optimistic Op. 77 No. 1 in G Major-a wonderful way to start off the Festival!
Celebrate the fourth of July with Seattle's Skyros Quartet. “The quartet plays with enthusiasm and precision.” Program: Brandan Vance - Shetland Fantasia Felix Mendelssohn - String Quartet in a minor, Op13 Maddalena Lombardini Sirmen String Quartet No. 2 in Bb Major Pēteris Vasks - The Fruit of Silence William Grant Still - Danzas de Panama
Join the Lafayette String Quartet with guest artist Cellist Beth Root Sandvoss for an evening of charming and uplifting music. Boccherini's cello quintet in C, Vivaldi's concerto for two celli and other gems. The chamber orchestra will be made up of participants from the Festival.
For nearly two weeks, the young musicians of Quartet Fest West work intensely together learning new repertoire. This concert is the culmination of all of their hard work! Various composers will be featured.
The Lafayette String Quartet is thrilled to be returning to the Pender Harbour and performing with their dear friend and colleague, clarinetist extraordinaire, Jim Campbell. More information coming soon!
The Lafayette String Quartet is thrilled to be visiting Whitehorse again after Covid made it impossible to travel there this last couple of years. More information as it gets closer!