Amernet & Friends: Cynthia Phelps & Ronald Thomas
Tuesday, Feb 19, 2019 from 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM - English
FIU's Artist-in-Residence, the Amernet String Quartet, will be joined by guest artist Cynthia Phelps, principal violist of the New York Philharmonic, and famed cellist Ronald Thomas, formerly with the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra and founder of the Boston Chamber Music Society in a program exploring string sextet literature.
About the Amernet String Quartet
- Misha Vitenson, Violin
- Franz Felkl, Violin
- Michael Klotz, Viola
- Jason Calloway, Cello
Praised for their "intelligence” and "immensely satisfying” playing by the New York Times, the Amernet String Quartet has garnered recognition as one of today’s exceptional string quartets and are Ensemble-in-Residence at Florida International University in Miami. Their sound has been called "complex” but with an "old world flavor.” Strad Magazine described the Amernet as "…a group of exceptional technical ability."
Herbert and Nicole Wertheim Performing Arts Center 10910 SW 17th St., Miami, FL 33199, Miami, FL 33199 (Map)
FIU School of Music