Farallon Quintet
Photo credit: Norm Levin

Natalie Parker, clarinet | Elizabeth Hedman & Matthew Oshida, violins | Elizabeth Prior, viola | Jonah Kim, cello

Sunday | May 21, 2017 | 4:00 pm
Noe Valley Ministry

This ensemble of Bay Area virtuosi is exclusively dedicated to the clarinet quintet — string quartet plus clarinet — and mines a rich repertoire of beloved classics and rarely heard gems. Their performance features newly commissioned works by living composers Durwynne Hsieh and Chad Cannon. For this performance, Matthew Boyles will perform in place of Natalie Parker.

Pre-concert talk at 3:15pm: Scott Foglesong.


Clarinet Quintet – Durwynne Hsieh
Citizen 13660  –  Chad Cannon
Strange Shores  –  Chad Cannon
Paisajes – Jose Gonzalez Granero

*An Osher Inside-Out and neo@noe Concert

This concert was made possible with funding from the Bernard Osher Foundation, the Zellerbach Family Foundation, the William & Flora Hewlett Foundation, and generously supported by the Grants for the Arts of the San Francisco Hotel Tax Fund.