Download Jeremy Gill: Capriccio by Parker Quartet in high-resolution audio at ProStudioMasters. Grammy-winning ensemble the Parker Quartet performs American composer Jeremy Gill’s Capriccio, a wide-ranging exploration of the potential of the string quartet. Capriccio was commissioned by the Chamber Music America Classical Commissioning Program and this recording of the work was supported by a NewMusic USA Project Grant awarded in January 2015
Jeremy Gill: Capriccio. Jeremy Gill: Capriccio.
Composed By – Jeremy Gill (2). Ensemble – Parker Quartet.
Performers: Parker Quartet. Recorded here by the Grammy-winning Parker Quartet, Jeremy Gill’s Capriccio is a wide-ranging exploration of the potential of the string quartet. The historical frame of the capriccio allowed me to create a kaleidoscopic array of wildly varying movements that explore all of the technical, expressive, and textural possibilities of the string quartet medium, says Gill. The didactic nature of ‘Capriccio’ makes it ideal for educational concerts, allowing young listeners to experience the various techniques that string players employ
The Parker Quartet’s members hold graduate degrees in performance and chamber music from the New England Conservatory of Music and were part of the New England Conservatory’s prestigious Professional String Quartet Training Program from 2006–2008. Some of their most influential mentors include the Cleveland Quartet, Kim Kashkashian, György Kurtág, and Rainer Schmidt. Boston, MA. General manager.
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