The EUREKA! Musical Minds of California third biennial conference aims to create an unprecedented environment to showcase the diverse work created in California graduate music institutions. Abigail Shiman will be a featured performer, showcasing numerous newly composed works alongside other members of the Amaranth Quartet. The 2019 conference welcomes EUREKA! alumni from the classes of 2015 and 2017 to submit proposals. Directed by Elisse La Barre (UCSC) and Leslie La Barre (CGU), the 2019 EUREKA! conference will be held in the Bay on Sunday, February 10, 2019 at California State University, East Bay Music Department.
Composer/pianist Latin Grammy award-winner and Guggenheim Fellow, Dr. Gabriela Lena Frank will be the the 2019 conference keynote.
Conference Website: http://eurekamusicalmindsofcalifornia.org
Amaranth Quartet presents their Washington, D.C. debut. The program includes world-premieres by Sahba Aminikia and Alyssa Weinberg.
Wednesday, May 8, 2019
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
National Museum of Women in the Arts (map)
Free Admission // Register now
Registration is required. Seating is limited and registration does not guarantee your seat(s). Registered guests will be seated on a first-come, first-served basis. Open seats will be given to guests on standby beginning at 7:25 p.m.
Sunday, December 16, 2018
Arc Gallery will be hosting the Amaranth Quartet in an intimate concert in conjunction with Kearny Street Workshop’s "From My Body" exhibition. A light brunch will be served with breakfast empanadas, coffee and tea. Tickets are $20 ($15 students/seniors), all of which goes to the quartet, or you may purchase tickets in advance to secure your spot.
Featuring works by Ludwig van Beethoven, Igor Stravinsky, Alyssa Weinberg, and Dmitri Shostakovich.