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Outdoor concert - 6:00pm Saturday July 9, 2016
Featuring members of the New Zealand String Quartet with guest artist, Maria Lambros.
Brahms Viola Quintet in G major, op 111
Gareth Farr Quartet "Te Tai-O-Rehua"
Brahms Viola Quintet in F major, op 88
Maria Lambros, violist
Violist Maria Lambros has performed as a chamber musician throughout the world as a member of three of the country's finest string quartets in venues such as the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam, London's Wigmore Hall, the Konzerthaus in Vienna, New York's Lincoln Center and Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall and the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C. She was most recently a member of the Mendelssohn String Quartet, the quartet in residence at New York's Town Hall and Harvard University and was a member of the renowned Ridge String Quartet, which was nominated for the 1993 Grammy Award for Best Chamber Music Performance for their recording of the Dvorak Piano Quintets with pianist Rudolf Firkusny on the RCA label. She was also a founding member of the Naumburg Award-winning Meliora String Quartet, which recorded Mendelssohn's Octet with the Cleveland Quartet for Telarc. Ms. Lambros has performed and taught at many major chamber music festivals, including the Spoleto festivals of USA, Italy and Australia, Tanglewood, Santa Fe, La Jolla, Caramoor, Aspen, Norfolk, Skaneateles and New York's Mostly Mozart Festival. She has also performed with the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, DaCamera Society of Houston, with flutist Paula Robison at the Metropolitan Museum of Art and has performed with the Guarneri, Cleveland, Juilliard, Muir, Brentano, Borromeo, Colorado and Orion Quartets, among others. She is a founding member of the chamber ensemble, La Fenice, the new Cooperstown Quartet and is currently on the faculty of the Peabody Conservatory of Music and the Yellow Barn Music School.