Jupiter String Quartet
Nelson Lee and Megan Freivogel, violin; Liz Freivogel, viola; Daniel McDonough, cello
“Eloquent intensity” –The New Yorker
Winner of the Banff International String Quartet Competition, the Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition, the Cleveland Quartet Award, and an Avery Fisher Career Grant, the Jupiter Quartet stands at the forefront of the new generation of chamber ensembles. The quartet has appeared at celebrated venues throughout the world, including Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, the Kennedy Center, London’s Wigmore Hall, Mexico City’s Palacio de Bellas Artes, Austria’s Esterházy Palace, and Seoul’s National Arts Center. The group has commissioned numerous works by composers including Syd Hodkinson, Hannah Lash, Dan Visconti, and Mark Adamo, with a quartet by Kati Agócs to be premiered in summer 2018. Their most recent album Revelations, featuring chamber music by Su Lian Tan, was released in 2017.
Felix Mendelssohn, String Quartet No. 2 in A Minor, Op. 13
Henri Dutilleux, Ainsi la nuit
Ludwig van Beethoven, String Quartet No. 14 in C-sharp Minor, Op. 131