Harlem Quartet, a Sphinx Ensemble

The HARLEM QUARTET, comprising First-Place Laureates of the Sphinx Competition, has a unique and challenging mission: to advance diversity in classical music while engaging young and new audiences through the discovery and presentation of varied repertoire, highlighting works by minority composers.
When Feb 13, 2009
from 08:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Where Performing Arts Center
Contact Name
Contact Phone 718-262-3750
AttendeesFree and open to the public
FREE parking
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Dedicated to education, community engagement, as well as to superb classical performance, this innovative and daring all-Black and Latino string quartet serves as Principal Faculty at the Sphinx Performance Academy at Walnut Hill School in Massachusetts, one of the premier independent arts preparatory schools in the world, and as Visiting Faculty at the Sphinx Preparatory Music Institute at Wayne State University in Detroit.

The Quartet consists of Ilmar Gavilan, violin, Melissa White, violin, Juan-Miguel Hernandez, viola, Desmond Neysmith, cello.

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