Grammy Award-winning Parker Quartet

  • Location: Candlelight Concert Society
  • Address: 10901 Little Patuxent Parkway, Howard Community College, Smith Theatre, Horowitz Center for the Arts, Columbia, MD 21045
  • Presented By: Candlelight Concert Society
  • Dates: October 28, 2017
  • Phone: 410-997-2324
  • Time: 7:00 PM
  • Price: Ticket required ($12 - $35)

“something extraordinary” –The New York Times  +  “exceptional virtuosity [and] imaginative interpretation” -The Washington Post

Inspiring performances, luminous sound, and exceptional musicianship are the hallmarks of the Grammy Award-winning Parker Quartet. Renowned for its dynamic interpretations and polished, expansive colors, the group has rapidly distinguished itself as one of the preeminent ensembles of its generation. In demand worldwide, the Quartet has appeared at the world’s most important venues since its founding in 2002.

They will perform at 7 p.m. Saturday, October 28, in the Horowitz Center’s Smith Theatre at Howard Community College.

Their program will include Stravinsky’s Concertino, and Three Pieces for String Quartet; String Quartet No. 3 in F Major by Shostakovich; and Prokofiev’s String Quartet No. 2.

The musicians of Parker Quartet are Daniel Chong, violin; Ying Xue, violin; Jessica Bodner, viola; and Kee-Hyun Kim, cello.

Grammy Award-winning Parker Quartet