A night of pure ‘Harmony’

music June 05, 2019 01:00

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A string quartet from Mahidol University’s College of Music will be downtown on June 16 performing compositions old and new at the concert “The Harmony of Classical Strings” at the Neilson Hays Library.



The programme includes Mozart’s “String Quartet No 15 k 421” as well as works by Karl Jenkins and Astor Piazzolla.

The string quartet features Teesin Puriwatthanapong on violin, who has attended various master classes with acclaimed musicians and also played with the members of the Carmina Quartet and Michael Bochmann.

Violinist Kittipith Kaivikai has been a member of several orchestra performances including with the Thailand Philharmonic Orchestra. He has also been concert master of the Mahidol Symphony Orchestra, Salaya Chamber Orchestra, and Mahidol Pops Orchestra.

Phattarapoj Sawangchaeng on viola graduated from the Princess Galyani Vadhana Institute of Music as Viola Major and is currently a musician and violin teacher, while cellist Chayuth Kaivikai won the first prize in Princess Galyani Vadhana Institute of Music chamber competitions in 2015, 2018 and 2019. 

The recital starts at 6pm and tickets costing from Bt100 to Bt450 are available at the Neilson Hays Library website, by calling (02) 233 1731 and by emailing info@neilsonhayslibrary.org.