Graffe String Quartet to perform at Piedmont
The Graffe String Quartet will perform at Piedmont College at 7:30 p.m., March 31, in the chapel at the campus in Demorest. The group, from the Czech Republic, will be accompanied by Michiko Otaki on piano.
Since its founding in 1997, the group has been awarded the Czech Chamber Music Society Price for most promising young ensemble, traveled to various countries in Europe, been featured at many music festivals, and recorded a highly rated CD with Michiko Otaki.
The Graffe String Quartet has a vast repertoire, including pieces by Haydn and Mendelssohn, while also performing contemporary. The Quartet emphasizes Czek composers and will continue to do so at the Piedmont performance.
The concert is open to the community with $10 general admission and $5 for seniors and students. Piedmont College students, faculty and staff are admitted free.