Annie Fullard, violin
Catherine Cosbey, violin
Eric Wong, viola
Kyle Price, cello
In a special partnership with The Music Settlement (TMS), the Cavani String Quartet will provide support to ongoing TMS programs and feature Cavani performers in special TMS concert events throughout the year. For the 2020 - 2021 school year, the Quartet will also offer Chamber Music Intensive for ages 12 and up.
Described by the Washington Post as “completely engrossing powerful and elegant” the Cavani String Quartet’s thirty year legacy has garnered impressive recognition including the Ohio Governors Award for the Arts, Musical America Magazine's Young Artists of the Year, Naumburg Chamber Music Award, The Cleveland Quartet Award, CMA Guarneri Quartet Award for Artistic Excellence, and the ASCAP Award for Adventurous Programming. They have been fortunate to perform community residencies in all fifty states; the Quartet’s collaborative approach and experience earning the following praise from the Chamber Music Society of Detroit “their artistic excellence, their generous spirit, and their fervent ambassadorship for great music, make them unique among America's greatest string quartets.” The Cavani Quartet continues to inspire and influence the next generation of classical musicians, viewing the empathy and connectivity of chamber music as a metaphor for the kind of communication we should strive for between cultures and nations. For more information, please visit www.cavanistringquartet.com.
Using their hallmark teaching techniques, the Cavani String Quartet will lead inspiring chamber music education in the Chamber Music Intensive Online program this fall. Emphasis will be placed on interpersonal dynamics and musical curiosity as catalysts for empowering passionate chamber music performances at the highest level. Over the course of three sessions, participants will delve into the lives and string quartets of Beethoven and Bridgetower through the lens of the inquisitive performer.
The four components of each session will be:
Ages 12 and up; adults of all ages are welcome!
Open to violin, viola, and cello
Fall 2020 Session Dates -- Sundays from 1:00 - 4:00 pm
October 18th, November 8th, December 6th
$299 per person for fall semester (three sessions)
Financial aid and hardship assistance are available to those who qualify. Click here to download our financial aid application. Please contact our Enrollment and Customer Service office at 216-421-5806 ext. 100 for more information regarding financial aid. (Job loss due to COVID-19? Ask about hardship.)