A Benefit Concert with the Parker Quartet

May 2, 2024 @ 7:00PM — 8:00PM Eastern Time (US & Canada)

Powers Music School: 160 Lexington Street Belmont, MA 02478 Get Directions

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Join us for A Benefit Concert with Parker Quartet, a special concert dedicated to supporting the Asian Task Force Against Domestic Violence (ATASK). ATASK has been at the forefront of empowering Asian survivors of domestic violence and abuse to rebuild their lives. It is the only multilingual and multicultural domestic violence organization in Massachusetts dedicated to serving the Asian and Pacific Islander (API) community.

Come and be part of this special event and enjoy a captivating performance while supporting this meaningful cause. Your attendance will truly make a difference, and we look forward to seeing you!

The Quartet's program will include:

Ludwig van Beethoven: String Quartet in E-flat major, Op. 127

I. Maestoso - Allegro
Michi Wiancko: Cosmic Visitation
Grażyna Bacewicz: String Quartet No. 4
I. Andante. Allegro molto
II. Andante
Béla Bartók: String Quartet No. 4
IV. Allegretto pizzicato
Vijay Iyer: Dig the Say

This event is free and donations are welcome. Space is limited, please reserve your ticket here.

Doors open at 6:30pm. Free event parking will be available at the location.

Daniel Chong, violin | Ken Hamao, violin | Jessica Bodner, viola | Kee-Hyun Kim, cello

Internationally recognized for their “fearless, yet probingly beautiful” (The Strad) performances, the Grammy Award-winning Parker Quartet has rapidly distinguished itself as one of the preeminent ensembles of its generation, dedicated purely to the sound and depth of their music. Inspired performances and exceptional musicianship are hallmarks of the Quartet, having appeared at the world’s most illustrious venues since its founding in 2002.

Founded and currently based in Boston, the Parker Quartet’s numerous honors include winning the Concert Artists Guild Competition, the Grand Prix and Mozart Prize at France’s Bordeaux International String Quartet Competition, and Chamber Music America’s prestigious Cleveland Quartet Award.  The members of the Parker Quartet serve as Professors of the Practice and Blodgett Artists-in-Residence at Harvard University’s Department of Music.

Asian Task Force Against Domestic Violence (ATASK) empowers Asian survivors of domestic violence and abuse to rebuild their lives. Our work bridges language and cultural gaps for Asian communities and advocates for social change.

Support us with a donation.